See also: êa, EA, Ea, ea., and éa-

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EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

IPA(key): /ˈiːə/

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle English [Term?], from Old English ēa ‎(running water, water, stream, river), from Proto-Germanic *ahwō ‎(waters, river), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ekʷeh₂ ‎(water, flowing water). Cognate with North Frisian ia ‎(river), Saterland Frisian Äi ‎(river), West Frisian ie ‎(water, stream), Dutch aa ‎(water, stream), German Ache ‎(water, stream, river, flood), Swedish å ‎(stream, creek), Icelandic á ‎(stream, river), Latin aqua ‎(water).

NounEdit

ea ‎(plural eas)

  1. (dialectal) A river or watercourse.

Etymology 2Edit

Abbreviation.

AbbreviationEdit

ea

  1. Alternative form of ea.

AnagramsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • “ea” in OED Online, Oxford University Press, 1989.

AromanianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin illa, feminine of ille. Compare Daco-Romanian ea.

PronounEdit

ea f ‎(plural eali)

  1. (third-person feminine singular pronoun, nominative form) she

SynonymsEdit

PronounEdit

ea f

  1. (long/stressed accusative form) her

Related termsEdit

  • el/elu (masculine equivalent (third-person singular nominative))
  • eali (feminine plural), elj (masculine or mixed plural)
  • u (feminine singular accusative- short/unstressed form)
  • (a) ljei (feminine singular genitive and feminine singular dative- long/stressed form)
  • ãlj/ilj/lji (feminine singular dative- short/unstressed form)

See alsoEdit

  • io/iou, mini (first-person singular)
  • tu, tini (second-person singular)
  • noi (first-person plural)
  • voi (second-person plural)
  • nãsh, elj (third-person (masculine or mixed) plural)

HawaiianEdit

IrishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish ed ‎(it). Ultimately akin to English it, Latin id, etc.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

ea

  1. it

Usage notesEdit

  • This pronoun is used only with the copula, in constructions that do not reference any noun.

Derived termsEdit


KoreanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English ea. (each), wrongly understood as a counter.

CounterEdit

ea

  1. symbol of . item, piece, general counter for objects.
    총 10ea.
    5ea 정도.

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Inflected form of is

Pronunciation 1Edit

PronounEdit

ea

  1. Nominative feminine singular of is: "she"
  2. Nominative neuter plural of is: "those (things)".
  3. Accusative neuter plural of is: "them (things)".

Pronunciation 2Edit

PronounEdit

 f

  1. Ablative feminine singular of is

AdverbEdit

(not comparable)

  1. there
  2. that way
  3. on that side
Related termsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • ea in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • ea in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • ea in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • Meissner, Carl; Auden, Henry William (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • the vegetable kingdom: ea, quae terra gignit
    • the vegetable kingdom: ea, quae e terra gignuntur
    • the vegetable kingdom: ea, quae a terra stirpibus continentur
    • the vegetable kingdom: ea quorum stirpes terra continentur (N. D. 2. 10. 26)
    • eastern, western Germany: Germania quae or Germaniae ea pars quae, ad orientem, occidentem vergit
    • to be of such and such an age: ea aetate, id aetatis esse
    • this is our natural tendency, our destiny; nature compels us: ita (ea lege, ea condicione) nati sumus
    • all depends on this; this is the decisive point: in ea re omnia vertuntur
    • with the intention of..: eo consilio, ea mente, ut
    • on condition of..: ea lege, ut
    • what is your opinion: quid de ea re fieri placet?
    • (ambiguous) I blame this in you; I censure you for this: hoc in te reprehendo (not ob eam rem)
    • (ambiguous) to happen to think of..: in eam cogitationem incidere
    • (ambiguous) to induce a person to think that..: aliquem ad eam cogitationem adducere ut
    • (ambiguous) to discuss a subject more fully on the same lines: plura in eam sententiam disputare
    • (ambiguous) peace is concluded on condition that..: pax convenit in eam condicionem, ut...
  • Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, 1st edition. (Oxford University Press)

Old EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *ahwō ‎(waters, river), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ekʷeh₂ ‎(water). Akin to Old Frisian ā, ē, Old Saxon aha, Old High German aha, awa, Gothic 𐌰𐍈𐌰 ‎(ahwa) "river, waters". Also related to Icelandic á, Old English īeg "island".

NounEdit

ēa f

  1. water
  2. running water, river, stream

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • English: ea

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin illa, feminine of ille.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

ea f ‎(third-person singular, plural ele)

  1. (nominative form) she

DeclensionEdit

Nominative
ea
Accusative
stressed unstressed
ea o
Genitive
ei
Singular Plural
m & n f m f & n
său sa săi sale
Dative
stressed unstressed
ei îi
Reflexive
Accusative Dative
stressed unstressed stressed unstressed
sine se sieși își

SynonymsEdit

PronounEdit

ea f ‎(stressed accusative form of ea)

  1. (direct object, preceded by preposition, such as "pe", "cu", "la", or "pentru") her

Related termsEdit

  • el (third-person masculine singular)
  • ei (third-person masculine plural)
  • ele (third-person feminine plural)

See alsoEdit


RomanschEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sutsilvan, Surmiran) gea
  • (Sursilvan) gie
  • (Puter, Vallader) schi

AdverbEdit

ea

  1. (Sutsilvan, Surmiran) yes (used to indicate agreement with a positive statement)

Related termsEdit


SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin ēia.

PronunciationEdit

InterjectionEdit

ea

  1. come on!, come now! (expressing encouragement)
  2. so, and so, now (expressing resolution, preceding a willful resolution)

ReferencesEdit


West FrisianEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

ea

  1. ever, at any time
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