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NounEdit

saa

  1. tide

EstonianEdit

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saa

  1. Third-person singular indicative present form of saada.

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: saa
  • Rhymes: jaa, taa
  • IPA(key): /ˈsɑːˣ/, [ˈs̠ɑː(ʔ)]

VerbEdit

saa

  1. Indicative present connegative form of saada.
  2. Second-person singular imperative present form of saada.
  3. Second-person singular imperative present connegative form of saada.

LombardEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin sāl, salem.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

saa f

  1. (chemistry, seasonings) salt

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Etymology 1Edit

Compound of s' (particle used to introduce the superlative form of adjectives) +‎ aa

AdjectiveEdit

saa

  1. superlative degree of aeg (young, adolescent, immature)
    • T'eh tree bleeaney ny saa na mishHe is my junior by three years.
    • Y mac saa.The youngest son.

SwahiliEdit

 
saa

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic سَاعَة(sāʿa).

NounEdit

saa (n class, plural saa)

  1. hour
  2. clock
  3. o'clock (followed by the number in question)

Usage notesEdit

When used to mean an hour, the plural is masaa, in the ma class, to disambiguate from telling time. Times of the day are six hours off from the Western system; the Swahili day starts at 7 am (which becomes 1 o'clock) and the night starts at 7 pm (which becomes 1 o'clock at night).

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