Catalan

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Etymology

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Borrowed from Spanish aspa.

Pronunciation

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Noun

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aspa f (plural aspes)

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References

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  • “aspa” in Diccionari català-valencià-balear, Antoni Maria Alcover and Francesc de Borja Moll, 1962.

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Finnish

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Etymology

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Clipping of asiakaspalvelu

Pronunciation

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  • IPA(key): /ˈɑspɑ/, [ˈɑ̝s̠pɑ̝]
  • Rhymes: -ɑspɑ
  • Syllabification(key): as‧pa

Noun

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aspa (colloquial)

  1. customer service (department)

Declension

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Inflection of aspa (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative aspa aspat
genitive aspan aspojen
partitive aspaa aspoja
illative aspaan aspoihin
singular plural
nominative aspa aspat
accusative nom. aspa aspat
gen. aspan
genitive aspan aspojen
aspain rare
partitive aspaa aspoja
inessive aspassa aspoissa
elative aspasta aspoista
illative aspaan aspoihin
adessive aspalla aspoilla
ablative aspalta aspoilta
allative aspalle aspoille
essive aspana aspoina
translative aspaksi aspoiksi
abessive aspatta aspoitta
instructive aspoin
comitative See the possessive forms below.
Possessive forms of aspa (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
first-person singular possessor
singular plural
nominative aspani aspani
accusative nom. aspani aspani
gen. aspani
genitive aspani aspojeni
aspaini rare
partitive aspaani aspojani
inessive aspassani aspoissani
elative aspastani aspoistani
illative aspaani aspoihini
adessive aspallani aspoillani
ablative aspaltani aspoiltani
allative aspalleni aspoilleni
essive aspanani aspoinani
translative aspakseni aspoikseni
abessive aspattani aspoittani
instructive
comitative aspoineni
second-person singular possessor
singular plural
nominative aspasi aspasi
accusative nom. aspasi aspasi
gen. aspasi
genitive aspasi aspojesi
aspaisi rare
partitive aspaasi aspojasi
inessive aspassasi aspoissasi
elative aspastasi aspoistasi
illative aspaasi aspoihisi
adessive aspallasi aspoillasi
ablative aspaltasi aspoiltasi
allative aspallesi aspoillesi
essive aspanasi aspoinasi
translative aspaksesi aspoiksesi
abessive aspattasi aspoittasi
instructive
comitative aspoinesi
first-person plural possessor
singular plural
nominative aspamme aspamme
accusative nom. aspamme aspamme
gen. aspamme
genitive aspamme aspojemme
aspaimme rare
partitive aspaamme aspojamme
inessive aspassamme aspoissamme
elative aspastamme aspoistamme
illative aspaamme aspoihimme
adessive aspallamme aspoillamme
ablative aspaltamme aspoiltamme
allative aspallemme aspoillemme
essive aspanamme aspoinamme
translative aspaksemme aspoiksemme
abessive aspattamme aspoittamme
instructive
comitative aspoinemme
second-person plural possessor
singular plural
nominative aspanne aspanne
accusative nom. aspanne aspanne
gen. aspanne
genitive aspanne aspojenne
aspainne rare
partitive aspaanne aspojanne
inessive aspassanne aspoissanne
elative aspastanne aspoistanne
illative aspaanne aspoihinne
adessive aspallanne aspoillanne
ablative aspaltanne aspoiltanne
allative aspallenne aspoillenne
essive aspananne aspoinanne
translative aspaksenne aspoiksenne
abessive aspattanne aspoittanne
instructive
comitative aspoinenne
third-person possessor
singular plural
nominative aspansa aspansa
accusative nom. aspansa aspansa
gen. aspansa
genitive aspansa aspojensa
aspainsa rare
partitive aspaansa aspojaan
aspojansa
inessive aspassaan
aspassansa
aspoissaan
aspoissansa
elative aspastaan
aspastansa
aspoistaan
aspoistansa
illative aspaansa aspoihinsa
adessive aspallaan
aspallansa
aspoillaan
aspoillansa
ablative aspaltaan
aspaltansa
aspoiltaan
aspoiltansa
allative aspalleen
aspallensa
aspoilleen
aspoillensa
essive aspanaan
aspanansa
aspoinaan
aspoinansa
translative aspakseen
aspaksensa
aspoikseen
aspoiksensa
abessive aspattaan
aspattansa
aspoittaan
aspoittansa
instructive
comitative aspoineen
aspoinensa

Anagrams

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Icelandic

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Noun

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aspa

  1. indefinite genitive plural of ösp

Irish

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Noun

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aspa m (genitive singular aspa, nominative plural aspaí)

  1. Alternative form of haspa (hasp)

Declension

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Noun

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aspa f

  1. genitive singular of asp (asp)

Mutation

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Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
aspa n-aspa haspa t-aspa
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading

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Italian

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Etymology

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From Vulgar Latin *haspa. Doublet of aspo.

Pronunciation

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  • IPA(key): /ˈa.spa/
  • Rhymes: -aspa
  • Hyphenation: à‧spa

Noun

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aspa f (plural aspe)

  1. Synonym of aspo
  2. Synonym of aspatoio

Further reading

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  • aspa in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Anagrams

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Norwegian Bokmål

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Alternative forms

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Noun

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aspa m or f

  1. definite feminine singular of asp

Portuguese

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Santo André crucificado numa aspa. (Saint Andrew crucified on a crux decussata.)
 
Aspa marcando um cruzamento de ferrovia. (Saint Andrew’s cross marking a level crossing.)

Etymology

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From Vulgar Latin *haspa.

Pronunciation

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  • Rhymes: -aspɐ
  • Hyphenation: as‧pa

Noun

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aspa f (plural aspas)

  1. crux decussata (an X-shaped cross, used to crucify people)
    Synonym: cruz decussata
  2. Saint Andrew's cross (any X-shaped symbol)
    Synonym: cruz de Santo André
  3. (heraldry) saltire (ordinary in the shape of an X)
    Synonym: sautor
  4. (typography) quotation mark; inverted comma (the character ‘', or '')
  5. an animal’s horn
    Synonyms: chifre, corno, guampa
    • 1975, Tião Carreiro, Pardinho (lyrics and music), “Travessia do Araguaia”, in Modas de Viola Classe A[1], volume 2, Rio de Janeiro: WEA Discos Ltda.:
      Era um boi de aspa grande / já roído pelos anos / O coitado não sabia / do seu destino tirano
      (please add an English translation of this quotation)
  6. sail (blade of a windmill)

Derived terms

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Spanish

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Pronunciation

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  • IPA(key): /ˈaspa/ [ˈas.pa]
  • Rhymes: -aspa
  • Syllabification: as‧pa

Etymology 1

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From Vulgar Latin *haspa.

Noun

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aspa f (plural aspas)

  1. cross, St. Anthony's cross
  2. blade, vane (of a windmill, turbine, fan, or helicopter)
  3. z-shaped figure
  4. spool, reel (yarn)
  5. wheel
  6. (mining) intersection of two veins
  7. (South America) horn
  8. (heraldry) saltire
    • 1877, Benito Pérez Galdós, Gloria:
      Tenía dos vergas en el palo de trinquete, y en el de mesana que era pequeñísimo flotaba un jirón rojo, ennegrecido por el humo, en cuyas aspas podía reconocerse las insignias de la Gran Bretaña.
      (please add an English translation of this quotation)
  9. hasp
Usage notes
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  • Feminine nouns beginning with stressed /ˈa/ like this one regularly take the singular articles el and un, usually reserved for masculine nouns.
    el aspa, un aspa
  • They maintain the usual feminine singular articles la and una if an adjective intervenes between the article and the noun.
Derived terms
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Descendants
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  • Catalan: aspa

Etymology 2

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See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb

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aspa

  1. inflection of aspar:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

Further reading

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Zazaki

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Etymology

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From Proto-Iranian *Hácwah

Noun

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aspa

  1. (zoology) horse
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