vía

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See also: via and viâ

Galician[edit]

Noun[edit]

vía f (plural vías)

  1. road, way, path
  2. track, rail (of a train)

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Verb[edit]

vía

  1. first-person singular imperfect indicative of ver
  2. third-person singular imperfect indicative of ver

Icelandic[edit]

Verb[edit]

vía

  1. (of flies) to lay eggs

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This verb needs an inflection-table template.


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin via.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbia/, [ˈbi.a]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

vía f (plural vías)

  1. way, means
    Era su única vía de escape.It was their only way of escape.
  2. (figuratively) avenue, way, path
    Quiero considerar cada posible vía antes de tomar una decisión.
    I want to consider every possible avenue before making a decision.
  3. road
    Synonym: camino
  4. track, railroad track
  5. method
  6. leak
  7. (anatomy, medicine, neurology) pathway

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Preposition[edit]

vía

  1. via

Usage notes[edit]

  • Prepositional usage is fairly recent in Spanish. It is more conventional to use por for this purpose.

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Vietnamese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Unknown. Compare Proto-Vietic *r-vaːjʔ (soul; spirit) (> Muong wãi), which is from Proto-Mon-Khmer *rwaaj (tiger > soul; spirit).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

vía (𡳺, 𩏳, 𩴅)

  1. a type of soul, corresponding to the Chinese po
    Synonym: phách
    hồn víasouls; mind
    Gì mà hồn vía trên mây vậy?
    Is your mind wandering somewhere?

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