vata

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Czech[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from German Watte,[1] originally probably from Arabic.[2]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

vata f

  1. cotton wool (absorbent cotton)

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ vata in Jiří Rejzek, Český etymologický slovník, Leda, 2007
  2. ^ vata in Václav Machek, Etymologický slovník jazyka českého, second edition, Academia, 1968

Fijian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian (compare Maori whata).

Noun[edit]

vata

  1. shelf

Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

vata

  1. a type of net

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from German Watte, from French ouate, from Arabic.

Noun[edit]

vȁta f (Cyrillic spelling ва̏та)

  1. cotton wool

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Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

vata

  1. genitive singular of vat