See also: Desa, desà, desā, and de sa

BalineseEdit

RomanizationEdit

desa

  1. Romanization of ᬤᬾᬰ.

BlagarEdit

NounEdit

desa

  1. village

ReferencesEdit


CatalanEdit

VerbEdit

desa

  1. third-person singular present indicative form of desar
  2. second-person singular imperative form of desar

IndonesianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Malay desa, from Sanskrit देश (deśa).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈdɛ.sa]
  • Hyphenation: dè‧sa

NounEdit

dèsa (first-person possessive desaku, second-person possessive desamu, third-person possessive desanya)

  1. village
  2. rural area
  3. country

Usage notesEdit

  1. Desa was sixth-level administrative division in Java, Dutch East Indies, which was replaced by Japanese , (ku) during Japanese occupation.
  2. Desa is used for denoting rural fourth-level administrative division in Indonesia, which is a continuation from previous Dutch and Japanese administration division.

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit


LatvianEdit

 desa on Latvian Wikipedia
 
Desas

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Baltic *deš-, from Proto-Indo-European *deḱ- (to cut, to sever, to split into fibers). A minority opinion derives desa from a different stem *deḱ- (to remove, to take out). Cognates include Lithuanian dešrà, dialectal dešerà, Gothic 𐍄𐌰𐌲𐌻 (tagl, hair), Old Norse tagl (horsehair), Old High German zagal (tail, rod), Old English tægl (tail), English tail, Sanskrit देशा (deśā, fringe of cloth; lamp wick).[1]

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

desa f (4th declension)

  1. sausage (meat product made of ground meat and seasonings stuffed into an animal's intestine or some similar cylindrical material)
    cūkgaļas desapork sausage
    aknu desaliver sausage
    žāvētās desasdried sausages
    desās pārstrādā gaļu un iekšējos orgānusone processes meat and internal organs into sausages
    brālis skubināja, lai pamērcējot desu sinepēsthe brother urged for the sausage to be seasoned in mustard

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Karulis, Konstantīns (1992), “desa”, in Latviešu Etimoloģijas Vārdnīca (in Latvian), Rīga: AVOTS, →ISBN

MalayEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit देश (deśa)

NounEdit

desa (Jawi spelling ديسا‎, plural desa-desa, informal 1st possessive desaku, impolite 2nd possessive desamu, 3rd possessive desanya)

  1. country
  2. town, village

DescendantsEdit

  • Indonesian: desa
  • Min Nan: 禮些 (lése)[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


PaliEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit देश (deśa).

NounEdit

desa m

  1. point
  2. place, region
  3. country

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

Childers, Robert Caesar, Dictionary of the Päli language, London: Trübner & Company, 1875, page 114.


SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

  • preposition de + pronoun esa

ContractionEdit

desa

  1. (obsolete) of that, from that (followed by a feminine noun in singular)

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