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Aa

Etymology 1Edit

Named to always appear first in alphabetical listings; or alternatively after Pieter van der Aa.

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Aa f

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Orchidaceae – a group of orchids of cool climates in Latin America.
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Aa f

  1. A taxonomic subgenus within the family Euconulidae – a group of snails.

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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *ahwō (waters, river), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ekʷeh₂ (water); both natively, and through Dutch Low Saxon Aa and German Low German Aa (both from Old Saxon aha (stream)), and German Aa (from Old High German aha (stream)). For more information, see its cognate English ea.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /aː/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: Aa
  • Rhymes: -aː

Proper nounEdit

Aa f

  1. the name of many small rivers and streams

GermanEdit

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Aa n (genitive Aas, no plural)

  1. (childish) poo, poop (faeces)
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Aa f (genitive Aa)

  1. any of several rivers in Germany
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Aa

  1. A surname​.