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EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle English ea, e, æ, 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).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ea (plural eas)

  1. (dialectal) A river or watercourse.
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Abbreviation.

AbbreviationEdit

ea

  1. Alternative form of ea.

ReferencesEdit

AnagramsEdit


AiwooEdit

AdjectiveEdit

ea

  1. bad, evil

ReferencesEdit


AromanianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin illa, feminine of ille. Compare 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

  • Only used with the copula, in constructions that do not reference any noun.

Derived termsEdit


KoreanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English ea. (whole piece)

SymbolEdit

ea

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

LatinEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Inflected forms.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

ea

  1. nominative feminine singular of is: "she", "it" (referring to feminine nouns), or demonstratively (as a demonstrative pronoun) "this", "that" (likewise referring to feminine nouns)
  2. nominative neuter plural of is: "they (things)"
  3. accusative neuter plural of is: "them (things)"

PronounEdit

 f

  1. ablative feminine singular of is

See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Declined from is. It stands as if for eā viā ("this/that way"). Compare .

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

(not comparable)

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

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • ea in Charlton T. Lewis and 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 Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (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)

LinduEdit

AdjectiveEdit

ea

  1. shy; ashamed

Middle EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old English ēa, ǣ.

NounEdit

ea

  1. Alternative form of æ

DescendantsEdit

  • English: ea

Old EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From earlier *eahu [ˈæɑ̯.xu], from Anglo-Frisian *æhu [ˈæ.xu], from West Germanic *ahu [ˈɑ.xu], 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, Old Norse á, Gothic 𐌰𐍈𐌰 (aƕa).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ēa f

  1. river
  2. running water, stream

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit


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

Further readingEdit

  • ea”, in Wurdboek fan de Fryske taal (in Dutch), 2011