uva

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See also: UvA, UVA, ùva, uvä, and üvä

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin ūva (grape).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

uva (plural uvae or (obsolete) uvæ)

  1. (botany) A small pulpy or juicy fruit containing several seeds and having a thin skin, such as a grape.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for “uva” in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

References[edit]

  • uva” in The Century Dictionary, New York, N.Y.: The Century Co., 1911.
  • uva at OneLook Dictionary Search

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Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin ūva.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈuba/, [ˈu.β̞a]
  • Hyphenation: u‧va

Noun[edit]

uva f (plural uves)

  1. grape

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese uva, from Latin ūva.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

uva f (plural uvas)

  1. grape
    Synonym: bago

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References[edit]

  • uua” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006–2012.
  • uvas” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006–2016.
  • uva” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006–2013.
  • uva” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • uva” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin ūva.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈu.va/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -uva
  • Hyphenation: ù‧va

Noun[edit]

uva f (plural uve)

  1. grape
  2. (collective noun) grapes

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Latin[edit]

ūvae (grapes)

Etymology[edit]

Some refer to ūmeō, others to Proto-Indo-European *h₁eyHweh₂ (multicolored, reddish), with Ancient Greek ὄα (óa, Sorbus domestica) as cognate, and Proto-Germanic *ī(h)waz, *īwō (yew), Proto-Slavic *jь̀va (willow).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ūva f (genitive ūvae); first declension

  1. (literally):
    1. The fruit of the vine; a grape.
    2. (collective) Grapes.
  2. (transferred sense):
    1. A bunch or cluster of grapes.
    2. A vine.
    3. (botany) (of other plants) A bunch or cluster of fruit.
    4. (zoology) A cluster, like a bunch of grapes, which bees form when they alight in swarming.
    5. (anatomy) The soft palate, the uvula.

Inflection[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative ūva ūvae
Genitive ūvae ūvārum
Dative ūvae ūvīs
Accusative ūvam ūvās
Ablative ūvā ūvīs
Vocative ūva ūvae

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Piedmontese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

uva f (plural uve)

  1. grape

Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pt
uvas

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese uva, from Latin ūva. Cognate with Galician uva, Spanish uva, Italian uva and Romanian auă.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

uva f (plural uvas)

  1. grape (fruit).

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Sardinian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin ūva.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈuba/, [ˈuː.β̞ä]

Noun[edit]

uva f (plural uvas)

  1. grape, (collective noun) grapes (fruit)
    Synonym: achina

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Noun[edit]

uva (Cyrillic spelling ува)

  1. genitive singular of uvo

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin ūva.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈuba/, [ˈu.β̞a]
  • Hyphenation: u‧va
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

uva f (plural uvas)

  1. grape

Derived terms[edit]

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