wira

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Chichewa[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Bantu *-bɪ̀da.

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Verb[edit]

-ŵira (infinitive kuŵíra)

  1. (intransitive) to boil
    Synonym: -gaduka

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Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay wira, from Classical Malay wira, from Sanskrit वीर (vīra).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈwira/
  • Hyphenation: wi‧ra

Noun[edit]

wira (plural, first-person possessive wiraku, second-person possessive wiramu, third-person possessive wiranya)

  1. (obsolete) hero.
    Synonym: pahlawan
  2. (obsolete) man.
    Synonym: laki-laki

Adjective[edit]

wira

  1. (obsolete) heroic.
    Synonym: perwira

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Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit वीर (vīra)

Noun[edit]

wira (Jawi spelling ويرا‎, plural wira-wira, informal 1st possessive wiraku, impolite 2nd possessive wiramu, 3rd possessive wiranya)

  1. hero

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Pitjantjatjara[edit]

Noun[edit]

wira

  1. cup
  2. digging scoop

Quechua[edit]

Adjective[edit]

wira

  1. fat, thick