vaha

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See also: vähä and vähä-

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from a Germanic language, compare English wax.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

vaha

  1. wax

Declension[edit]

Inflection of vaha (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative vaha vahat
genitive vahan vahojen
partitive vahaa vahoja
illative vahaan vahoihin
singular plural
nominative vaha vahat
accusative nom. vaha vahat
gen. vahan
genitive vahan vahojen
vahainrare
partitive vahaa vahoja
inessive vahassa vahoissa
elative vahasta vahoista
illative vahaan vahoihin
adessive vahalla vahoilla
ablative vahalta vahoilta
allative vahalle vahoille
essive vahana vahoina
translative vahaksi vahoiksi
instructive vahoin
abessive vahatta vahoitta
comitative vahoineen

Tahitian[edit]

Noun[edit]

vaha

  1. mouth

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic وَاحَة ‎(wāḥa), from Late Egyptian [Demotic needed] ‎(wḥỉ), earlier hieroglyphic

G43 V28 G1 X1
N25

wḥȝt (also meaning "basin").

Compare English oasis and French oasis, from Latin Oasis, from Ancient Greek Ὄασις ‎(Óasis), from the Egyptian.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

vaha ‎(definite accusative vahayı, plural vahalar)

  1. oasis

Declension[edit]


Veps[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Related to Finnish vaha.

Noun[edit]

vaha

  1. wax

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of vaha
nominative sing. vaha
genitive sing. vahan
partitive sing. vahad
partitive plur.
singular plural
nominative vaha
accusative vahan
genitive vahan
partitive vahad
essive-instructive vahan
translative vahaks
inessive vahas
elative vahaspäi
illative  ?
adessive vahal
ablative vahalpäi
allative vahale
abessive vahata
comitative vahanke
prolative vahadme
approximative I vahanno
approximative II vahannoks
egressive vahannopäi
terminative I  ?
terminative II vahalesai
terminative III vahassai
additive I  ?
additive II vahalepäi

References[edit]

  • Zajceva, N. G.; Mullonen, M. I. (2007), “воск”, in Uz’ venä-vepsläine vajehnik / Novyj russko-vepsskij slovarʹ [New Russian–Veps Dictionary], Petrozavodsk: Periodika