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Crimean GothicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *handuz.

NounEdit

handa

  1. hand
    • 1562, Ogier Ghiselin de Busbecq:
      Handa. Manus.

IcelandicEdit

PronunciationEdit

PrepositionEdit

handa

  1. (with dative) for
    Hann keypti hálsfestina handa Ástu.
    He bought the necklace for Ásta.

SynonymsEdit

NounEdit

handa

  1. indefinite genitive plural of hönd

JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

handa

  1. Rōmaji transcription of はんだ

KikuyuEdit

EtymologyEdit

Hinde (1904) records kuhanda as an equivalent of English plant (v.) in “Jogowini dialect” of Kikuyu, listing also Kamba kubanda and Swahili kupanda as its equivalents.[1]

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

handa (infinitive kũhanda)

  1. to sow, to plant

Derived termsEdit

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Hinde, Hildegarde (1904). Vocabularies of the Kamba and Kikuyu languages of East Africa, pp. 46–7. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
  • Armstrong, Lilias E. (1940). The Phonetic and Tonal Structure of Kikuyu, p. 361. Rep. 1967. (Also in 2018 by Routledge).
  • “handa” in Benson, T.G. (1964). Kikuyu-English dictionary. Oxford: Clarendon Press.

Norwegian BokmålEdit

NounEdit

handa f

  1. definite singular of hand

Norwegian NynorskEdit

NounEdit

handa f

  1. definite singular of hand

TagalogEdit

AdjectiveEdit

handa

  1. ready