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massa

See also: mässa and Massa

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

massa (plural massas)

  1. (US, historical, colloquial) Eye dialect spelling of master, representing African American Vernacular English.

Usage notesEdit

Associated with slavery.

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PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

massa m, f (masculine plural massos, feminine plural masses)

  1. too much, too many

AdverbEdit

massa

  1. too (to an excessive degree)
  2. excessively, too much

NounEdit

massa f (plural masses)

  1. mass
  2. dough

Crimean TatarEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin massa (mass).

NounEdit

massa

  1. mass

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DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

massa f, m (plural massa's, diminutive massaatje n)

  1. mass, large amount
  2. (physics) mass
  3. A large group of people.
    Was er veel volk? — Massa's!
    Were there a lot of people? — Masses!
    opium voor de massa
    opium for the masses

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FinnishEdit

NounEdit

massa

  1. mass
  2. bulk

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FrenchEdit

VerbEdit

massa

  1. third-person singular past historic of masser

ItalianEdit

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NounEdit

massa f (plural masse)

  1. mass
  2. crowd

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek μᾶζα (mâza, bread).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

massa f (genitive massae); first declension

  1. mass, bulk (of material)
  2. load, burden
  3. dough
  4. lump

InflectionEdit

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative massa massae
genitive massae massārum
dative massae massīs
accusative massam massās
ablative massā massīs
vocative massa massae

PortugueseEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese massa, from Latin massa (mass; dough), from Ancient Greek μᾶζα (mâza, bread), from μάσσω (mássō, I handle; I knead), probably from Proto-Indo-European *meh₂ǵ-.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

massa f (plural massas)

  1. dough (mix of flour and other ingredients)
  2. a concentration of substance or tightly packed objects
  3. mortar (mixture for bonding bricks)
  4. multitude (a great mass of people)
  5. (uncountable, physics) mass (quantity of matter which a body contains, irrespective of its bulk or volume)
  6. (Brazil, slang, uncountable) money

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AdjectiveEdit

massa m, f (plural massas; comparable)

  1. (Brazil, informal) cool (in fashion, part of or fitting the in-crowd)

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SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

massa c

  1. a mass (of people; the masses), a large crowd
  2. a lot (of), many
    en massa saker
    a lot of things
    massor av saker
    lots of things
  3. a mass (a substance)
  4. (physics) mass (as measured in kilograms)

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