visa

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See also: VISA, vísa, Visa, visā, viša, and виса

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From 1831, "official signature or endorsement on a passport," from French visa, from Latin charta visa (meaning "paper that has been seen") from feminine perfect passive of Latin videre ("to see").

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Noun[edit]

visa (plural visas)

  1. A permit to enter and leave a country, normally issued by the authorities of the country to be visited.

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Translations[edit]

Verb[edit]

visa (third-person singular simple present visas, present participle visaing, simple past and past participle visaed)

  1. (transitive, dated) To endorse (a passport, etc.).

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Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /viːsa/, [ˈviːsa]

Noun[edit]

visa n

  1. indefinite plural of visum

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈvi.zaː/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

visa

  1. Plural form of visum

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *visa (hard?). Cognate with Estonian visa, Karelian visa and Livonian vizā. The original adjective "hard, difficult, demanding" is now exclusively found in dialects (and some derivations, like visakoivu); the modern sense "quiz" is a backformation of visailla, itself derived from that adjective.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈʋisɑ/, [ˈʋis̠ɑ]
  • Rhymes: -isɑ
  • Syllabification: vi‧sa

Noun[edit]

visa

  1. Synonym of visakoivu
  2. quiz (competition in the answering of questions)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of visa (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative visa visat
genitive visan visojen
partitive visaa visoja
illative visaan visoihin
singular plural
nominative visa visat
accusative nom. visa visat
gen. visan
genitive visan visojen
visainrare
partitive visaa visoja
inessive visassa visoissa
elative visasta visoista
illative visaan visoihin
adessive visalla visoilla
ablative visalta visoilta
allative visalle visoille
essive visana visoina
translative visaksi visoiksi
instructive visoin
abessive visatta visoitta
comitative visoineen
Possessive forms of visa (type kala)
possessor singular plural
1st person visani visamme
2nd person visasi visanne
3rd person visansa

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French[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin visa, neuter plural of Latin visus (having been seen).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

visa m (plural visas)

  1. a mark or stamp attesting to the performance of an official action
  2. a travel visa

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

visa

  1. third-person singular past historic of viser

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Indonesian[edit]

Noun[edit]

visa (plural, first-person possessive visaku, second-person possessive visamu, third-person possessive visanya)

  1. visa

Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Inflected form of visum (vision, mental image).

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Noun[edit]

vīsa

  1. nominative plural of vīsum
  2. accusative plural of vīsum
  3. vocative plural of vīsum

Etymology 2[edit]

Inflected form of vīsus (seen, having been seen), perfect passive participle of videō (see).

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Participle[edit]

vīsa

  1. nominative feminine singular of vīsus
  2. nominative neuter plural of vīsus
  3. accusative neuter plural of vīsus
  4. vocative feminine singular of vīsus
  5. vocative neuter plural of vīsus

Participle[edit]

vīsā

  1. ablative feminine singular of vīsus

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Latvian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

visa

  1. genitive singular masculine form of viss
  2. nominative singular feminine form of viss

Pronoun[edit]

visa

  1. genitive singular masculine form of viss
  2. nominative singular feminine form of viss

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Noun[edit]

visa m or f

  1. definite feminine singular of vise

Noun[edit]

visa n

  1. indefinite plural of visum

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse vísa, from Proto-Germanic *wīsōną.

Alternative forms[edit]

  • vise (e and split infinitives)

Verb[edit]

visa (present tense viser, past tense viste, past participle vist, passive infinitive visast, present participle visande, imperative vis)

  1. (transitive) to show, point out
  2. (transitive) to send away
  3. (transitive) to demonstrate, to give proof of
  4. (intransitive) to be visible
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Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Noun[edit]

visa

  1. inflection of vis f or n:
    1. feminine definite singular
    2. neuter definite plural
  2. definite singular of vise f
  3. (non-standard since 2012) indefinite and definite plural of visum n

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Old Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse vísa, from Proto-Germanic *wīsōną.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

vīsa

  1. to show
  2. to let know

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Descendants[edit]

  • Swedish: visa

Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

visa

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of visar
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of visar

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Either from vis +‎ -a, or from the rare but attested Late Latin vīsō, vīsāre, from Latin vīsum. Compare Sardinian bizare.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

a visa (third-person singular present visează, past participle visat1st conj.

  1. to dream

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French visa, from Latin visa.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

visa f (plural visas)

  1. (Latin America) visa
    Synonym: visado

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Swahili[edit]

Noun[edit]

visa

  1. plural of kisa

Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Adjective[edit]

visa

  1. absolute singular definite and plural form of vis.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Swedish vīsa, from Old Norse vísa, from Proto-Germanic *wīsǭ.

Noun[edit]

visa c

  1. a song, a tune; in particular with a simple melody to accompany the lyrics, which is the more interesting part.
  2. indefinite plural of visum
Declension[edit]
Declension of visa 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative visa visan visor visorna
Genitive visas visans visors visornas

Etymology 3[edit]

From Old Swedish vīsa, from Old Norse vísa, from Proto-Germanic *wīsōną.

Verb[edit]

visa (present visar, preterite visade, supine visat, imperative visa)

  1. to show, to display
  2. to prove
  3. to point at
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