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See also: Lia, LIA, lía, Lía, liǎ, and li'a

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EsperantoEdit

PronunciationEdit

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  • IPA(key): /ˈlia/
  • Hyphenation: li‧a
  • Rhymes: -ia

DeterminerEdit

lia (accusative singular lian, plural liaj, accusative plural liajn)

  1. (possessive) his

See alsoEdit


FrenchEdit

VerbEdit

lia

  1. third-person singular past historic of lier

AnagramsEdit


IdoEdit

DeterminerEdit

lia

  1. (possessive) their

IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Irish lïa, from Proto-Celtic *līwanks, from Proto-Indo-European *leh₁- (stone) (compare Ancient Greek λᾶας (lâas, stone), Albanian lerë (boulder)).

NounEdit

lia m (genitive singular lia, nominative plural liaga)

  1. stone, pillar-stone
DeclensionEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Irish líaig, cognate with Gothic 𐌻𐌴𐌺𐌴𐌹𐍃 (lēkeis) and English leech (physician).

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

lia m (genitive singular lia, nominative plural lianna)

  1. healer, physician
DeclensionEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

From Old Irish lië, from Proto-Celtic *liyants (compare Welsh lliant), present participle of *liyeti, from Proto-Indo-European *leyH- (compare Old Church Slavonic лити (liti, to pour), Lithuanian líeti).

NounEdit

lia m (genitive singular lia)

  1. (literary) flood, torrent
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 4Edit

From the stem of Old Irish il (many, much), from Proto-Indo-European *pelh₁-.

AdjectiveEdit

lia

  1. more, more numerous

Further readingEdit


LatinEdit

VerbEdit

līā

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of līō

ReferencesEdit

  • lia in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • lia in Richard Stillwell et al., editor (1976) The Princeton Encyclopedia of Classical Sites, Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press

MandarinEdit

RomanizationEdit

lia

  1. Nonstandard spelling of liǎ.

Usage notesEdit

  • English transcriptions of Mandarin speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Mandarin language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.

Norwegian NynorskEdit

NounEdit

lia f

  1. definite singular of li

PortugueseEdit

VerbEdit

lia

  1. First-person singular (eu) imperfect indicative of ler
  2. Third-person singular (ele, ela, also used with tu and você?) imperfect indicative of ler

RomanschEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

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NounEdit

lia f (plural lias)

  1. (Rumantsch Grischun, Puter, Vallader) league

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

lia

  1. (Latin America) Informal second-person singular (voseo) affirmative imperative form of liar.

SwahiliEdit

VerbEdit

-lia (infinitive kulia)

  1. Applicative form of -la: to eat with, for, or at

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

-lia (infinitive kulia)

  1. to cry, despair, lament

ConjugationEdit

Conjugation of -lia
Non-finite forms
Form Positive Negative
Infinitive kulia kutolia
Simple finite forms
Positive form Singular Plural
Imperative lia lieni
Habitual hulia
Complex finite forms
Polarity Persons Persons / Classes Classes
1st 2nd 3rd / M-wa M-mi Ma Ki-vi N U Ku Pa Mu
Sg. Pl. Sg. Pl. Sg. / 1 Pl. / 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 / 14 15 / 17 16 18
Past
Positive nililia
nalilia
tulilia
twalilia
ulilia
walilia
mlilia
mwalilia
alilia walilia ulilia ililia lililia yalilia kililia vililia ililia zililia ulilia kulilia palilia mulilia
Negative sikulia hatukulia hukulia hamkulia hakulia hawakulia haukulia haikulia halikulia hayakulia hakikulia havikulia haikulia hazikulia haukulia hakukulia hapakulia hamukulia
Present
Positive ninalia
nalia
tunalia unalia mnalia analia wanalia unalia inalia linalia yanalia kinalia vinalia inalia zinalia unalia kunalia panalia munalia
Negative silii hatulii hulii hamlii halii hawalii haulii hailii halilii hayalii hakilii havilii hailii hazilii haulii hakulii hapalii hamulii
Future
Positive nitalia tutalia utalia mtalia atalia watalia utalia italia litalia yatalia kitalia vitalia italia zitalia utalia kutalia patalia mutalia
Negative sitalia hatutalia hutalia hamtalia hatalia hawatalia hautalia haitalia halitalia hayatalia hakitalia havitalia haitalia hazitalia hautalia hakutalia hapatalia hamutalia
Subjunctive
Positive nilie tulie ulie mlie alie walie ulie ilie lilie yalie kilie vilie ilie zilie ulie kulie palie mulie
Negative nisilie tusilie usilie msilie asilie wasilie usilie isilie lisilie yasilie kisilie visilie isilie zisilie usilie kusilie pasilie musilie
Present Conditional
Positive ningelia tungelia ungelia mngelia angelia wangelia ungelia ingelia lingelia yangelia kingelia vingelia ingelia zingelia ungelia kungelia pangelia mungelia
Negative nisingelia
singelia
tusingelia
hatungelia
usingelia
hungelia
msingelia
hamngelia
asingelia
hangelia
wasingelia
hawangelia
usingelia
haungelia
isingelia
haingelia
lisingelia
halingelia
yasingelia
hayangelia
kisingelia
hakingelia
visingelia
havingelia
isingelia
haingelia
zisingelia
hazingelia
usingelia
haungelia
kusingelia
hakungelia
pasingelia
hapangelia
musingelia
hamungelia
Past Conditional
Positive ningalilia tungalilia ungalilia mngalilia angalilia wangalilia ungalilia ingalilia lingalilia yangalilia kingalilia vingalilia ingalilia zingalilia ungalilia kungalilia pangalilia mungalilia
Negative nisingalilia
singalilia
tusingalilia
hatungalilia
usingalilia
hungalilia
msingalilia
hamngalilia
asingalilia
hangalilia
wasingalilia
hawangalilia
usingalilia
haungalilia
isingalilia
haingalilia
lisingalilia
halingalilia
yasingalilia
hayangalilia
kisingalilia
hakingalilia
visingalilia
havingalilia
isingalilia
haingalilia
zisingalilia
hazingalilia
usingalilia
haungalilia
kusingalilia
hakungalilia
pasingalilia
hapangalilia
musingalilia
hamungalilia
Conditional Contrary to Fact
Positive ningelilia tungelilia ungelilia mngelilia angelilia wangelilia ungelilia ingelilia lingelilia yangelilia kingelilia vingelilia ingelilia zingelilia ungelilia kungelilia pangelilia mungelilia
Gnomic
Positive nalia twalia walia mwalia alia walia walia yalia lalia yalia chalia vyalia yalia zalia walia kwalia palia mwalia
Perfect
Positive nimelia tumelia umelia mmelia amelia wamelia umelia imelia limelia yamelia kimelia vimelia imelia zimelia umelia kumelia pamelia mumelia
"Already"
Positive nimeshalia tumeshalia umeshalia mmeshalia ameshalia wameshalia umeshalia imeshalia limeshalia yameshalia kimeshalia vimeshalia imeshalia zimeshalia umeshalia kumeshalia pameshalia mumeshalia
"Not yet"
Negative sijalia hatujalia hujalia hamjalia hajalia hawajalia haujalia haijalia halijalia hayajalia hakijalia havijalia haijalia hazijalia haujalia hakujalia hapajalia hamujalia
"If/When"
Positive nikilia tukilia ukilia mkilia akilia wakilia ukilia ikilia likilia yakilia kikilia vikilia ikilia zikilia ukilia kukilia pakilia mukilia
"If not"
Negative nisipolia tusipolia usipolia msipolia asipolia wasipolia usipolia isipolia lisipolia yasipolia kisipolia visipolia isipolia zisipolia usipolia kusipolia pasipolia musipolia
Consecutive
Positive nikalia tukalia ukalia mkalia akalia wakalia ukalia ikalia likalia yakalia kikalia vikalia ikalia zikalia ukalia kukalia pakalia mukalia
Relative Forms
Past
ye naliyelia twaliyelia waliyelia mwaliyelia aliyelia waliyelia uliyelia iliyelia liliyelia yaliyelia kiliyelia viliyelia iliyelia ziliyelia uliyelia kuliyelia paliyelia muliyelia
o naliolia twaliolia waliolia mwaliolia aliolia waliolia uliolia iliolia liliolia yaliolia kiliolia viliolia iliolia ziliolia uliolia kuliolia paliolia muliolia
yo naliyolia twaliyolia waliyolia mwaliyolia aliyolia waliyolia uliyolia iliyolia liliyolia yaliyolia kiliyolia viliyolia iliyolia ziliyolia uliyolia kuliyolia paliyolia muliyolia
lo nalilolia twalilolia walilolia mwalilolia alilolia walilolia ulilolia ililolia lililolia yalilolia kililolia vililolia ililolia zililolia ulilolia kulilolia palilolia mulilolia
cho nalicholia twalicholia walicholia mwalicholia alicholia walicholia ulicholia ilicholia lilicholia yalicholia kilicholia vilicholia ilicholia zilicholia ulicholia kulicholia palicholia mulicholia
vyo nalivyolia twalivyolia walivyolia mwalivyolia alivyolia walivyolia ulivyolia ilivyolia lilivyolia yalivyolia kilivyolia vilivyolia ilivyolia zilivyolia ulivyolia kulivyolia palivyolia mulivyolia
zo nalizolia twalizolia walizolia mwalizolia alizolia walizolia ulizolia ilizolia lilizolia yalizolia kilizolia vilizolia ilizolia zilizolia ulizolia kulizolia palizolia mulizolia
ko nalikolia twalikolia walikolia mwalikolia alikolia walikolia ulikolia ilikolia lilikolia yalikolia kilikolia vilikolia ilikolia zilikolia ulikolia kulikolia palikolia mulikolia
po nalipolia twalipolia walipolia mwalipolia alipolia walipolia ulipolia ilipolia lilipolia yalipolia kilipolia vilipolia ilipolia zilipolia ulipolia kulipolia palipolia mulipolia
mo nalimolia twalimolia walimolia mwalimolia alimolia walimolia ulimolia ilimolia lilimolia yalimolia kilimolia vilimolia ilimolia zilimolia ulimolia kulimolia palimolia mulimolia
Present
ye nayelia tunayelia unayelia mnayelia anayelia wanayelia unayelia inayelia linayelia yanayelia kinayelia vinayelia inayelia zinayelia unayelia kunayelia panayelia munayelia
o naolia tunaolia unaolia mnaolia anaolia wanaolia unaolia inaolia linaolia yanaolia kinaolia vinaolia inaolia zinaolia unaolia kunaolia panaolia munaolia
yo nayolia tunayolia unayolia mnayolia anayolia wanayolia unayolia inayolia linayolia yanayolia kinayolia vinayolia inayolia zinayolia unayolia kunayolia panayolia munayolia
lo nalolia tunalolia unalolia mnalolia analolia wanalolia unalolia inalolia linalolia yanalolia kinalolia vinalolia inalolia zinalolia unalolia kunalolia panalolia munalolia
cho nacholia tunacholia unacholia mnacholia anacholia wanacholia unacholia inacholia linacholia yanacholia kinacholia vinacholia inacholia zinacholia unacholia kunacholia panacholia munacholia
vyo navyolia tunavyolia unavyolia mnavyolia anavyolia wanavyolia unavyolia inavyolia linavyolia yanavyolia kinavyolia vinavyolia inavyolia zinavyolia unavyolia kunavyolia panavyolia munavyolia
zo nazolia tunazolia unazolia mnazolia anazolia wanazolia unazolia inazolia linazolia yanazolia kinazolia vinazolia inazolia zinazolia unazolia kunazolia panazolia munazolia
ko nakolia tunakolia unakolia mnakolia anakolia wanakolia unakolia inakolia linakolia yanakolia kinakolia vinakolia inakolia zinakolia unakolia kunakolia panakolia munakolia
po napolia tunapolia unapolia mnapolia anapolia wanapolia unapolia inapolia linapolia yanapolia kinapolia vinapolia inapolia zinapolia unapolia kunapolia panapolia munapolia
mo namolia tunamolia unamolia mnamolia anamolia wanamolia unamolia inamolia linamolia yanamolia kinamolia vinamolia inamolia zinamolia unamolia kunamolia panamolia munamolia
Future
ye nitakayelia tutakayelia utakayelia mtakayelia atakayelia watakayelia utakayelia itakayelia litakayelia yatakayelia kitakayelia vitakayelia itakayelia zitakayelia utakayelia kutakayelia patakayelia mutakayelia
o nitakaolia tutakaolia utakaolia mtakaolia atakaolia watakaolia utakaolia itakaolia litakaolia yatakaolia kitakaolia vitakaolia itakaolia zitakaolia utakaolia kutakaolia patakaolia mutakaolia
yo nitakayolia tutakayolia utakayolia mtakayolia atakayolia watakayolia utakayolia itakayolia litakayolia yatakayolia kitakayolia vitakayolia itakayolia zitakayolia utakayolia kutakayolia patakayolia mutakayolia
lo nitakalolia tutakalolia utakalolia mtakalolia atakalolia watakalolia utakalolia itakalolia litakalolia yatakalolia kitakalolia vitakalolia itakalolia zitakalolia utakalolia kutakalolia patakalolia mutakalolia
cho nitakacholia tutakacholia utakacholia mtakacholia atakacholia watakacholia utakacholia itakacholia litakacholia yatakacholia kitakacholia vitakacholia itakacholia zitakacholia utakacholia kutakacholia patakacholia mutakacholia
vyo nitakavyolia tutakavyolia utakavyolia mtakavyolia atakavyolia watakavyolia utakavyolia itakavyolia litakavyolia yatakavyolia kitakavyolia vitakavyolia itakavyolia zitakavyolia utakavyolia kutakavyolia patakavyolia mutakavyolia
zo nitakazolia tutakazolia utakazolia mtakazolia atakazolia watakazolia utakazolia itakazolia litakazolia yatakazolia kitakazolia vitakazolia itakazolia zitakazolia utakazolia kutakazolia patakazolia mutakazolia
ko nitakakolia tutakakolia utakakolia mtakakolia atakakolia watakakolia utakakolia itakakolia litakakolia yatakakolia kitakakolia vitakakolia itakakolia zitakakolia utakakolia kutakakolia patakakolia mutakakolia
po nitakapolia tutakapolia utakapolia mtakapolia atakapolia watakapolia utakapolia itakapolia litakapolia yatakapolia kitakapolia vitakapolia itakapolia zitakapolia utakapolia kutakapolia patakapolia mutakapolia
mo nitakamolia tutakamolia utakamolia mtakamolia atakamolia watakamolia utakamolia itakamolia litakamolia yatakamolia kitakamolia vitakamolia itakamolia zitakamolia utakamolia kutakamolia patakamolia mutakamolia
General Positive
ye niliaye tuliaye uliaye mliaye aliaye waliaye uliaye iliaye liliaye yaliaye kiliaye viliaye iliaye ziliaye uliaye kuliaye paliaye muliaye
o niliao tuliao uliao mliao aliao waliao uliao iliao liliao yaliao kiliao viliao iliao ziliao uliao kuliao paliao muliao
yo niliayo tuliayo uliayo mliayo aliayo waliayo uliayo iliayo liliayo yaliayo kiliayo viliayo iliayo ziliayo uliayo kuliayo paliayo muliayo
lo nilialo tulialo ulialo mlialo alialo walialo ulialo ilialo lilialo yalialo kilialo vilialo ilialo zilialo ulialo kulialo palialo mulialo
cho niliacho tuliacho uliacho mliacho aliacho waliacho uliacho iliacho liliacho yaliacho kiliacho viliacho iliacho ziliacho uliacho kuliacho paliacho muliacho
vyo niliavyo tuliavyo uliavyo mliavyo aliavyo waliavyo uliavyo iliavyo liliavyo yaliavyo kiliavyo viliavyo iliavyo ziliavyo uliavyo kuliavyo paliavyo muliavyo
zo niliazo tuliazo uliazo mliazo aliazo waliazo uliazo iliazo liliazo yaliazo kiliazo viliazo iliazo ziliazo uliazo kuliazo paliazo muliazo
ko niliako tuliako uliako mliako aliako waliako uliako iliako liliako yaliako kiliako viliako iliako ziliako uliako kuliako paliako muliako
po niliapo tuliapo uliapo mliapo aliapo waliapo uliapo iliapo liliapo yaliapo kiliapo viliapo iliapo ziliapo uliapo kuliapo paliapo muliapo
mo niliamo tuliamo uliamo mliamo aliamo waliamo uliamo iliamo liliamo yaliamo kiliamo viliamo iliamo ziliamo uliamo kuliamo paliamo muliamo
General Negative
ye nisiyelia tusiyelia usiyelia msiyelia asiyelia wasiyelia usiyelia isiyelia lisiyelia yasiyelia kisiyelia visiyelia isiyelia zisiyelia usiyelia kusiyelia pasiyelia musiyelia
o nisiolia tusiolia usiolia msiolia asiolia wasiolia usiolia isiolia lisiolia yasiolia kisiolia visiolia isiolia zisiolia usiolia kusiolia pasiolia musiolia
yo nisiyolia tusiyolia usiyolia msiyolia asiyolia wasiyolia usiyolia isiyolia lisiyolia yasiyolia kisiyolia visiyolia isiyolia zisiyolia usiyolia kusiyolia pasiyolia musiyolia
lo nisilolia tusilolia usilolia msilolia asilolia wasilolia usilolia isilolia lisilolia yasilolia kisilolia visilolia isilolia zisilolia usilolia kusilolia pasilolia musilolia
cho nisicholia tusicholia usicholia msicholia asicholia wasicholia usicholia isicholia lisicholia yasicholia kisicholia visicholia isicholia zisicholia usicholia kusicholia pasicholia musicholia
vyo nisivyolia tusivyolia usivyolia msivyolia asivyolia wasivyolia usivyolia isivyolia lisivyolia yasivyolia kisivyolia visivyolia isivyolia zisivyolia usivyolia kusivyolia pasivyolia musivyolia
zo nisizolia tusizolia usizolia msizolia asizolia wasizolia usizolia isizolia lisizolia yasizolia kisizolia visizolia isizolia zisizolia usizolia kusizolia pasizolia musizolia
ko nisikolia tusikolia usikolia msikolia asikolia wasikolia usikolia isikolia lisikolia yasikolia kisikolia visikolia isikolia zisikolia usikolia kusikolia pasikolia musikolia
po nisipolia tusipolia usipolia msipolia asipolia wasipolia usipolia isipolia lisipolia yasipolia kisipolia visipolia isipolia zisipolia usipolia kusipolia pasipolia musipolia
mo nisimolia tusimolia usimolia msimolia asimolia wasimolia usimolia isimolia lisimolia yasimolia kisimolia visimolia isimolia zisimolia usimolia kusimolia pasimolia musimolia
Not all possible forms are listed in the table. Transitive verbs can take object concords and many other forms not commonly seen in modern Standard Swahili are absent from the table. See Appendix:Swahili verbs for more information.

Derived termsEdit


TasmanianEdit

NounEdit

lia

  1. water

VietnameseEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

lia

  1. to throw at an angle, to throw with a spin
    • 2001, Chu Lai, Cuộc đời dài lắm, NXB Văn học, page 203:
      Tiện tay anh lia luôn cuốn sổ vào gầm bàn, gừ lên một tiếng nữa.
      With a turn of his hand, he threw the notebook under the table and grunted once more.