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See also: Jaka, jaká, jaką, and jąka

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CzechEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈjaka]
  • Rhymes: -aka
  • Hyphenation: ja‧ka

NounEdit

jaka

  1. genitive/accusative singular of jak

HausaEdit

NounEdit

jàkā f (plural jakunkunā̀, possessed form jàkar̃)

  1. bag
  2. (obsolete in Nigeria) 100 pounds (in the old currency).
  3. (Niger) 1000 francs.

IcelandicEdit

JavaneseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Javanese jaka

NounEdit

jaka

  1. young unmarried man (around 16-year old)
  2. young adult male

SynonymsEdit

  • jaki (polite, dialectal)

Derived termsEdit


LatvianEdit

NounEdit

jaka f (4th declension)

  1. cardigan
  2. jersey
  3. blazer
  4. anorack
  5. jacket
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DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

jaka m

  1. genitive singular form of jaks

Old JavaneseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

jaka

  1. umarried young man

DescendantsEdit


PolishEdit

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

jaka

  1. feminine nominative/vocative singular of jaki

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From ja (yes), similar to neka (to say no). Old Swedish iaka or 'iaa without the -k suffix.

VerbEdit

jaka (present jakar, preterite jakade, supine jakat, imperative jaka)

  1. to say yes, to agree, to support

ConjugationEdit

Related termsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • jaka in Elof Hellquist, Svensk etymologisk ordbok (1st ed., 1922)