TranslingualEdit

SymbolEdit

bua

  1. (international standards) ISO 639-2 & ISO 639-3 language code for Buryat.

Bikol CentralEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: bu‧a
  • IPA(key): /buˈʔa/

AdjectiveEdit

bùa

  1. crazy; insane
    Synonyms: kapay, loko, ribong

Derived termsEdit


CatalanEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Childish variant of buba (pimple), from Medieval Latin būbō (bubo), from Ancient Greek βουβών (boubṓn, groin, swelling).

NounEdit

bua f (plural bues)

  1. pimple
  2. (childish) badness
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Alteration of gúa.

NounEdit

bua f (plural bues)

  1. (archaic, nautical, metrology) A unit of length used in measuring ships. Approximately the same as a yard, it was defined as 4 pams (spans).

See alsoEdit

  • cana (fathom)
  • pam (span)

Further readingEdit


DagbaniEdit

NounEdit

bua

  1. goat

GagauzEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Turkic *buka.

NounEdit

bua (definite accusative {{{1}}}, plural {{{2}}})

  1. ox

GaroEdit

VerbEdit

bua

  1. to pierce

Guinea-Bissau CreoleEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Portuguese voar. Cognate with Kabuverdianu bua.

VerbEdit

bua

  1. to fly (in the sky)

IrishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish búaid, from Proto-Celtic *boudi; compare Scottish Gaelic buaidh, Breton buz, Welsh budd.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bua m (genitive singular bua, nominative plural buanna)

  1. (sports, competition) victory, win
  2. talent, gift, faculty, forte (ability)
  3. merit
  4. destiny

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

bua

  1. analytic present subjunctive of buaigh

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
bua bhua mbua
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further readingEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Finck, F. N. (1899), Die araner mundart, Marburg: Elwert’sche Verlagsbuchhandlung, vol. II, p. 58.

ItalianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈbu.a/
  • Rhymes: -ua
  • Hyphenation: bù‧a

NounEdit

bua f (plural bue)

  1. (childish) pain, discomfort, boo-boo, owie

AnagramsEdit


KabuverdianuEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Portuguese voar.

VerbEdit

bua

  1. to fly (in the sky)

KokborokEdit

EtymologyEdit

Likely from Proto-Sino-Tibetan *s/p-wa.

NounEdit

bua

  1. teeth

ReferencesEdit

  • Debbarma, Binoy (2001), “bua”, in Concise Kokborok-English-Bengali Dictionary, Language Wing, Education Department, TTAADC, →ISBN, page 27

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Onomatopoeia

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bua f sg (genitive buae); first declension

  1. The sound made by infants when asking for their drink; baba.

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative bua
Genitive buae
Dative buae
Accusative buam
Ablative buā
Vocative bua

Related termsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit


LinduEdit

NounEdit

bua

  1. sarong; blanket

NiasEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *buaq, from Proto-Austronesian *buaq.

NounEdit

bua (mutated form mbua)

  1. fruit

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Sundermann, Heinrich. 1905. Niassisch-deutsches Wörterbuch. Moers: Bataviaasch Genootschap van Kunsten en Wetenschappen, p. 37.

Norwegian NynorskEdit

NounEdit

bua f

  1. definite singular of bu

PuyumaEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Austronesian *buaq (compare Malay buah, Hawaiian hua).

NounEdit

bua

  1. fruit

SothoEdit

VerbEdit

bua

  1. to speak

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From bu +‎ -a.

VerbEdit

bua (present buar, preterite buade, supine buat, imperative bua)

  1. (transitive, intransitive) to boo

ConjugationEdit

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


TernateEdit

EtymologyEdit

Cognate with West Makian bual (termite).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bua

  1. a termite

ReferencesEdit

  • Rika Hayami-Allen (2001) A descriptive study of the language of Ternate, the northern Moluccas, Indonesia, University of Pittsburgh

TswanaEdit

Etymology 1Edit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

bua

  1. to speak

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

bua

  1. to skin an animal

UneapaEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Oceanic *puaq (areca nut, fruit) with irregular loss of *q and voicing, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *buaq, from Proto-Austronesian *buaq.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bua

  1. areca nut

Further readingEdit