uwa

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Apalaí[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese uva, from Latin uva.

Noun[edit]

uwa

  1. grape

Hausa[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Newman derives this from Proto-Chadic *wəɗi. Blench suggests a derivation from a Plateau Benue-Congo language; compare Ningye uwa (wife), Kanufi uwa (woman), Bu iwa (wife).

Noun[edit]

uwā f (plural iyā̀yē, possessed form uwar̃)

  1. mother
  2. (in compounds) largest or chief part

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

uwa

  1. Rōmaji transcription of うわ

Kanufi[edit]

Noun[edit]

uwa (plural amba)

  1. woman

Reference[edit]


Mapudungun[edit]

Corn (Zea mays).

Noun[edit]

uwa (using Raguileo Alphabet)

  1. corn, maize

References[edit]

  • Wixaleyiñ: Mapucezugun-wigkazugun pici hemvlcijka (Wixaleyiñ: Small Mapudungun-Spanish dictionary), Beretta, Marta; Cañumil, Dario; Cañumil, Tulio, 2008.

Pitjantjatjara[edit]

Adverb[edit]

uwa

  1. yes

Verb[edit]

uwa

  1. imperative (command) form of unganyi
    1. give!

Vilamovian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

uwa m

  1. oven

Adverb[edit]

uwa

  1. in advance