See also: Caia and caía

LadinEdit

NounEdit

caia f

  1. quail

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *kh₂eyd- (cut, hew), whence also caedō (I cut).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cāia f (genitive cāiae); first declension

  1. A cudgel

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative cāia cāiae
Genitive cāiae cāiārum
Dative cāiae cāiīs
Accusative cāiam cāiās
Ablative cāiā cāiīs
Vocative cāia cāiae

DescendantsEdit

  • Portuguese: cajado
  • Spanish: alcayata (meat hook, spike) (via Hispano-Arabic الخَيَاطَة‏(al-ḵayāṭa))

ReferencesEdit


PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

Verb 1Edit

caia

  1. first-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of cair
  2. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present subjunctive of cair
  3. third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of cair
  4. third-person singular (você) negative imperative of cair

Verb 2Edit

caia

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of caiar
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of caiar