See also: biją and bīja

GaroEdit

EtymologyEdit

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NounEdit

bija

  1. bee

ReferencesEdit

  • Burling, R. (2003) The Language of the Modhupur Mandi (Garo) Vol. II: The Lexicon[1], Bangladesh: University of Michigan, page 127

IndonesianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit बीज (bīja, seed). Doublet of biji.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈbi.d͡ʒa]
  • Hyphenation: bi‧ja

NounEdit

bija (plural, first-person possessive bijaku, second-person possessive bijamu, third-person possessive bijanya)

  1. (Classical Indonesian) seed.
    Synonym: biji
  2. (Hinduism) a part of offering.

Further readingEdit


LatvianEdit

VerbEdit

bija

  1. (he, she, it) was; 3rd person singular past indicative form of būt
  2. (they) were; 3rd person plural past indicative form of būt

MalteseEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

bija

  1. pronominal form of b': with me, in me

Northern SamiEdit

VerbEdit

bija

  1. inflection of bidjat:
    1. present indicative connegative
    2. second-person singular imperative
    3. imperative connegative

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Taíno *biha.[1]

NounEdit

bija f (plural bijas)

  1. (Dominican Republic, Cuba) annatto

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Granberry, Julian; Vescelius, Gary (2004) Languages of the Pre-Columbian Antilles, Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, →ISBN, page 106