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IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

  1. where?
    bhfuil tú?Where are you?
    ndeachaigh sé?Where did he go?
    Synonyms: cá háit, cén áit

Usage notesEdit

  • Not used with the past tense, except for some irregular verbs. Triggers eclipsis of the following verb. Takes the dependent form of irregular verbs.

Related termsEdit

  • cár (used with the past tense and in copular constructions before a consonant)
  • cárb, cárbh (used in copular constructions before a vowel)

DeterminerEdit

(triggers h-prothesis)

  1. what?
    haois é?What age is he? How old is he?
    tairbhe duit é?What profit is it to you?

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • "" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • Entries containing “” in English-Irish Dictionary, An Gúm, 1959, by Tomás de Bhaldraithe.
  • Entries containing “” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.

PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈka/
  • Hyphenation:
  • Rhymes: -a

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Portuguese aca, from Latin eccum + hac.

Alternative formsEdit

AdverbEdit

(not comparable)

  1. here (in this place)
    estou.
    Here I am.
  2. hither (to this place)
    Vem .
    Come here.
  3. here (at this time; at the present situation)
    De lá para fizemos muita coisa.
    We’ve done a lot since then (literally: from then to now).
SynonymsEdit
AntonymsEdit
  • (in this place):
See alsoEdit
Portuguese demonstratives (edit)
Pronouns Adverbs
Singular Plural Neuter
Masculine Feminine Masculine Feminine
Proximal X este esta estes estas isto aqui,
de + X deste desta destes destas disto daqui
em + X neste nesta nestes nestas nisto
Medial X esse essa esses essas isso
de + X desse dessa desses dessas disso daí
em + X nesse nessa nesses nessas nisso
Distal X aquele aquela aqueles aquelas aquilo ali,
de + X daquele daquela daqueles daquelas daquilo dali
em + X naquele naquela naqueles naquelas naquilo
a + X àquele àquela àqueles àquelas àquilo

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin (kay).

NounEdit

m (plural cás)

  1. (chiefly Brazil) The name of the Latin-script letter K/k. (kay)
SynonymsEdit

VietnameseEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Vietic *ʔa-kaːʔ, from Proto-Mon-Khmer *kaʔ; cognate with Khmer កា (ka, prefix for fish), Halang ka (fish), Bahnar ka (fish), Khasi 'kha/dohkha (fish), Mon က (kaˀ, fish) and Car Nicobarese ka (fish).

NounEdit

(classifier con) (𩵜)

  1. fish
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

  1. (informal) to bet
Derived termsEdit