See also: Ea, EA, êa, ea., -ea, E/A, éa-, and ę-ą

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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


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 and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • ea in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette, s.v.ea”.
  • 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