waga

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See also: Waga, wa-ga, wagą, and -wagą

Hausa[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /wáː.ɡáː/
    • (Standard Kano Hausa) IPA(key): [wáː.ɡáː]

Noun[edit]

wāgā m (plural wāgā̀gē, possessed form wāgan)

  1. A pair of (hide) bags for carrying goods (e.g., on a pack animal or a motorcycle)
  2. A grass bag for packing kola nuts.

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

waga

  1. Rōmaji transcription of わが

Kilivila[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

waga

  1. canoe
  2. hollowed out tree used for hull of a canoe
  3. vehicle

Hyponyms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Gunter Senft (1986), Kilivila: the Language of the Trobriand Islanders. Berlin • New York • Amsterdam: Mouton de Gruyter, p. 417. →ISBN

Maguindanao[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From baga, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *baʀa.

Noun[edit]

waga

  1. ember

Etymology 2[edit]

From *(a)baga, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *qabaʀa.

Noun[edit]

waga

  1. (anatomy) shoulder

Maranao[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From baga, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *baʀa.

Noun[edit]

waga

  1. ember

Etymology 2[edit]

From *(a)baga, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *qabaʀa.

Noun[edit]

waga

  1. shoulder

Old High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-West Germanic *wāgu

Noun[edit]

wāga f

  1. scales

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle High German: wāge

Polish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German wāge, from Old High German wāga, from Proto-West Germanic *wāgu, from Proto-Germanic *wēgō, derived from Proto-Indo-European *weǵʰ-. Cognate with German Waage, Dutch waag, English wey.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈva.ɡa/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -aɡa
  • Syllabification: wa‧ga

Noun[edit]

waga f

  1. scales
  2. weight
  3. importance

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

adjectives
adverbs
nouns
verb

Further reading[edit]

  • waga in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • waga in Polish dictionaries at PWN