See also: Bea, BEA, béa, and be'a

Aloápam ZapotecEdit

NounEdit

bea

  1. cloud

BasqueEdit

NounEdit

bea

  1. absolutive singular of be

BughotuEdit

NounEdit

bea

  1. water
  2. juice
  3. liquid

ReferencesEdit

  • W. Ivens, Bugotu-English/English-Bugotu Concise Dictionary (1998)

IndonesianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Malay bea, from Javanese ꦧꦺꦪ (béya), from Old Javanese ꦧꦺꦪ (béya), from Sanskrit व्यय (vyaya). Doublet of biaya.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /bea/
  • Hyphenation: béa

NounEdit

béa (plural bea-bea, first-person possessive beaku, second-person possessive beamu, third-person possessive beanya)

  1. tax, custom duty.
    Synonyms: cukai, pajak
    1. (law, government) customs: the duties or taxes imposed on imported or exported goods.
  2. expense
    Synonyms: biaya, ongkos

Alternative formsEdit

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Min Nan: 傌仔 (bé-á)[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Salmon Claudine. Malay (and Javanese) Loan-words in Chinese as a Mirror of Cultural Exchanges. In: Archipel, volume 78, 2009. pp. 181-208

Further readingEdit


ItalianEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

bea

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

LatinEdit

VerbEdit

beā

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of beō

ReferencesEdit


MalayEdit

NounEdit

bea

  1. Taxes, toll, dues.

ManxEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Irish betha, from Old Irish bethu (life, existence), from Proto-Celtic *biwotūts, from *biwos from Proto-Indo-European *gʷih₃wós (alive), from *gʷeih₃w- (to live).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bea f (genitive singular [please provide], plural [please provide])

  1. life

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
bea vea mea
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit


RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin bibere, present active infinitive of bibō, from Proto-Italic *pibō, from Proto-Indo-European *píph₃eti.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [be̯a]
  • (file)

VerbEdit

a bea (third-person singular present bea, past participle băut2nd conj.

  1. to drink

ConjugationEdit

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SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Clipping of bearnaisesås, itself from French béarnaise + sås.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bea c

  1. (cooking, colloquial) béarnaise sauce
    Synonym: bearnaisesås

DeclensionEdit

Declension of bea 
Uncountable
Indefinite Definite
Nominative bea bean
Genitive beas beans

TaboEdit

NounEdit

bea

  1. water

ReferencesEdit

  • transnewguinea.org, citing G. Reesink Languages of the Aramia River Area (1976), Papers in New Guinea Linguistics No. 19, and S. A. Wurm, The Kiwaian Language Family (1973), pages 217-224, in The Linguistic Situation in the Gulf District and Adjacent Area, Papua New Guinea (K. J. Franklin, editor)

WalloonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French biau, from Latin bellus.

AdjectiveEdit

bea (feminine bele)

  1. beautiful; handsome; attractive; pretty