unda

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See also: undã, undă, and -unda

Interlingua[edit]

Noun[edit]

unda (plural undas)

  1. wave

Kurdish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

unda

  1. lost

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *unt-, whence also Old English ȳþ. More at ithe. Compare also *wed- (wet), *wódr̥ (water).

De Vaan specifically connects this word to Umbrian 𐌖𐌕𐌖𐌓 (utur, water), suggesting a direct origin from Proto-Indo-European *wódr̥.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

unda f (genitive undae); first declension

  1. wave
  2. billow

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative unda undae
genitive undae undārum
dative undae undīs
accusative undam undās
ablative undā undīs
vocative unda undae

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References[edit]

  1. ^ De Vaan, Michiel (2008) Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7), Leiden, Boston: Brill



Papiamentu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese onde and Spanish donde and Kabuverdianu undi.

Adverb[edit]

unda

  1. where



Romanian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

unda f

  1. definite singular nominative and accusative form of undă.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin undāre, present active infinitive of undō. Compare Aromanian undedz, undari.

Verb[edit]

a unda (third-person singular present undează, past participle undat1st conj.

  1. (rare) to undulate, wave, make move like a wave
  2. (popular) to bubble up, boil, seethe, surge
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Romansch[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin unda.

Noun[edit]

unda f (plural undas)

  1. (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan) wave

Swahili[edit]

Verb[edit]

unda

  1. manufacture (to make things)