CayugaEdit

PrefixEdit

ga-

  1. noun prefix

ReferencesEdit

Frances Froman; Alfred J. Keye; Lottie Keye; Carrie Dyck (2002) English-Cayuga/Cayuga-English Dictionary, University of Toronto, page 705


GothicEdit

RomanizationEdit

ga-

  1. Romanization of 𐌲𐌰-

OjibweEdit

PreverbEdit

ga-

  1. form of da- used after a personal prefix
  2. (some speakers) contraction of giga-

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit


Old SaxonEdit

PrefixEdit

ga-

  1. Alternative form of gi-

OnondagaEdit

PrefixEdit

ga-

  1. noun prefix

ReferencesEdit

  • Hanni Woodbury (2018) A Reference Grammar of the Onondaga Language, University of Toronto, page 284

SenecaEdit

PrefixEdit

ga-

  1. noun prefix

ReferencesEdit

  • Wallace Chafe (2014) A Grammar of the Seneca Language, University of California Press, page 86

TagalogEdit

EtymologyEdit

Possibly related to gaya (like; imitated).

PronunciationEdit

PrefixEdit

ga-

  1. used to indicate of a similarly big size: as big as; as large as
    ga- + ‎bahay (house) → ‎gabahay (as big as a house)
    ga- + ‎bundok (mountain) → ‎gabundok (as big as a mountain)
  2. used to indicate similarity: like; similar to
    ga- + ‎nito (this) → ‎ganito (like this)
    ga- + ‎niyan (that) → ‎ganiyan (like that)

Derived termsEdit

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