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Fijian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Oceanic, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *uʀat, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *uʀat, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *uʀat, from Proto-Austronesian.

Noun[edit]

ua

  1. (anatomy) vein (blood vessel)

French[edit]

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Noun[edit]

ua m (plural ua)

  1. Abbreviation of unité astronomique.

Anagrams[edit]


Hawaiian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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Particle[edit]

ua

  1. Used before a verb to denote completed action.
    Ua ʻai ka pōpoki i ka ʻiole.
    The cat ate the mouse.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Eastern Polynesian, from Proto-Nuclear Polynesian, from Proto-Polynesian, from Proto-Oceanic, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *quzan, from Proto-Austronesian *quzaN.

Noun[edit]

ua

  1. rain (condensed water from a cloud)

Verb[edit]

ua

  1. (intransitive) to rain

Etymology 3[edit]

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Determiner[edit]

ua

  1. the aforementioned

Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • ó (current)

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish úa.

Noun[edit]

ua m (genitive ua, nominative plural uaí)

  1. (archaic) Form of ó.
    grandson, descendant

Declension[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
ua n-ua hua t-ua
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]


Maori[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Eastern Polynesian, from Proto-Nuclear Polynesian, from Proto-Polynesian, from Proto-Oceanic, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *quzan, from Proto-Austronesian *quzaN.

Noun[edit]

ua

  1. rain (condensed water from a cloud)

Verb[edit]

ua (passive uaina)

  1. to rain

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Eastern Polynesian, from Proto-Nuclear Polynesian, from Proto-Polynesian, from Proto-Oceanic, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *uʀat, from Proto-Austronesian.

Noun[edit]

ua (plural uaua)

  1. (anatomy) vein (blood vessel)

Mirandese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Article[edit]

ua f (masculine un)

  1. a, an

Niuean[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *rua, from Proto-Oceanic *rua, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *duha, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *duha, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *duha, from Proto-Austronesian *duSa.

Numeral[edit]

ua

  1. (cardinal) two

Samoan[edit]

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Particle[edit]

ua

  1. present tense marker

Swahili[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

ua (ma class, plural maua)

  1. (botany) flower

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

ua (u class, plural nyua)

  1. yard (an enclosure typically attached to the back of a house):
  2. fence (of sticks or grass, of the type used for such an enclosure):

Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

ua

  1. to kill
Conjugation[edit]



Derived terms[edit]
Related terms[edit]

Tahitian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Eastern Polynesian, from Proto-Nuclear Polynesian, from Proto-Polynesian, from Proto-Oceanic, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *quzan, from Proto-Austronesian *quzaN.

Noun[edit]

ua

  1. rain (condensed water from a cloud)

Tongan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *rua, from Proto-Oceanic *rua, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *dua, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *dua, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *duha, from Proto-Austronesian *duSa.

Numeral[edit]

ua

  1. (cardinal) two
    Pamphlets in the Tonga language, "Koe Hisitolia o Natula", page 58:
    Oku faa vahe ae kalasi huhu kihe faahiga e hiva, o behe:—
    1. Koe manu nima ua (Bimana)
    There are nine things like parts called the classes which have breasts, like so:—
    1. The animals with two hands (Bimana)


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Venetian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Italian uva

Noun[edit]

ua f (plural ue)

  1. grape