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

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EnglishEdit

NounEdit

ava (uncountable)

  1. Alternative form of kava
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Johnston to this entry?)
    • 1891, Robert Louis Stevenson, The Bottle Imp
      [] the schooners plying up the coast for wood and ava and bananas.

AnagramsEdit


EstonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Derived from avama (to open).

NounEdit

ava (genitive ava, partitive ava)

  1. hole, opening

InflectionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

VerbEdit

ava

  1. Second-person singular imperative form of avama.

GuaraníEdit

NounEdit

ava

  1. man

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin ava.

NounEdit

ava f (plural ave) feminine of avo

  1. female ancestor

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Cf. avia. From the feminine of avus.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ava f (genitive avae); first declension

  1. grandmother
  2. old wives' tale

InflectionEdit

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative ava avae
genitive avae avārum
dative avae avīs
accusative avam avās
ablative avā avīs
vocative ava avae

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit


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

Derived termsEdit


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

Derived termsEdit


SpanishEdit

NounEdit

ava m, f (plural ava)

  1. Ava (denomination of Guaraní)

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Short for avannonsera

VerbEdit

ava

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

ConjugationEdit


AntonymsEdit


TolaiEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • avat (when not preceding a verb)

PronounEdit

ava

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

DeclensionEdit



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