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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Tswana [Term?]

NounEdit

taha (plural tahas)

  1. (obsolete) The yellow-crowned bishop, Euplectes afer, especially the southern subspecies taha.
  2. (obsolete) The village weaver, Ploceus cucullatus.

AnagramsEdit


ChickasawEdit

VerbEdit

taha

  1. to end

Eastern Huasteca NahuatlEdit

PronounEdit

taha

  1. second person; you (singular)

See alsoEdit


EsmeraldaEdit

EtymologyEdit

Seler suggested that this term might be cognate or related to Pumé ta (foot), but this is now considered unlikely. Compare Esmeralda ta- (classifying prefix for long objects).

NounEdit

taha

  1. foot

ReferencesEdit

  • Sabine Dedenbach-Salazar Sáenz, Contribuciones a las lenguas y culturas de los Andes (2005), page 241: De la lista de semejanzas léxicas, por lo general poco convincentes, que fueron notadas por Jijón y Caamaño ([1941] 1998: 483), podríamos agregar esmeraldeño taha 'pié'[.]
  • Willem F. H. Adelaar, The Languages of the Andes: taha (citing Seler 1902, Jijón y Caamaño 1941)

KikuyuEdit

EtymologyEdit

Hinde (1904) records kutaha maii as the equivalent of English draw water in “Jogowini dialect” of Kikuyu, listing also Kamba kutapa maanzi as its equivalent.[1]

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

taha (infinitive gũtaha)

  1. to draw (water, beer, etc.)
  2. to seize (booty)

Derived termsEdit

(Nouns)

(Proverbs)

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Hinde, Hildegarde (1904). Vocabularies of the Kamba and Kikuyu languages of East Africa, pp. 18–19. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
  • Armstrong, Lilias E. (1940). The Phonetic and Tonal Structure of Kikuyu, p. 363. Rep. 1967. (Also in 2018 by Routledge).

AnagramsEdit


NiueanEdit

Old High GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *dēhǭ. Akin to Old English dāƿe, English daw.

NounEdit

tāha f

  1. jackdaw

DescendantsEdit


PapiamentuEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish atajar "to block" and Portuguese talhar "to cut".

VerbEdit

taha

  1. to prohibit

Rapa NuiEdit

NounEdit

taha

  1. frigatebird

TonganEdit

Tongan cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : taha

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Polynesian *tasi, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *isa, *əsa, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *isa, *əsa, from Proto-Austronesian *isa, *əsa, *asa.

PronunciationEdit

NumeralEdit

taha

  1. one