See also: Ava, āva, avá, åvå, -ava, and 'ava

EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

ava (uncountable)

  1. Alternative form of kava
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    • 1891, Robert Louis Stevenson, The Bottle Imp
      [] the schooners plying up the coast for wood and ava and bananas.

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EstonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Derived from avama (to open).

NounEdit

ava (genitive ava, partitive ava)

  1. hole, opening

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VerbEdit

ava

  1. Second-person singular imperative form of avama.

GuaraníEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ava

  1. man, human
  2. person
  3. people

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin ava.

NounEdit

ava f (plural ave)

  1. female equivalent of avo (ancestor)

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Cf. avia. From the feminine of avus.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ava f (genitive avae); first declension

  1. grandmother
  2. old wives' tale

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative ava avae
Genitive avae avārum
Dative avae avīs
Accusative avam avās
Ablative avā avīs
Vocative ava avae

DescendantsEdit

  • Friulian: ave
  • Sardinian: aba
  • Italian: ava

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PortugueseEdit

InterjectionEdit

ava

  1. (Internet slang) Alternative form of ah, vá

RomanschEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan, Puter) aua
  • (Puter) ova

EtymologyEdit

From Latin aqua, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ekʷeh₂.

NounEdit

ava f

  1. (Surmiran) water

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SamoanEdit

NounEdit

ava

  1. passage through a coral reef for boats

ScotsEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [əˈvɑː], [əˈvɔː], [əˈvaː]

AdverbEdit

ava (not comparable)

  1. at all
  2. without stopping
  3. of all

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SpanishEdit

NounEdit

ava m or f (plural ava)

  1. Ava (denomination of Guaraní)

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Short for avannonsera

VerbEdit

ava (present avar, preterite avade, supine avat, imperative ava)

  1. (radio, slang) to announce a song or radio program at its end

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TolaiEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • avat (when not preceding a verb)

PronounEdit

ava

  1. Second-person plural pronoun: you (many)

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TurkishEdit

NounEdit

ava

  1. dative singular of av

VenetianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ultimately from Latin apis.

NounEdit

 
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ava f (plural ave)

  1. bee