English edit

Noun edit

takia (plural takias)

  1. A kind of outrigger canoe used in Fiji.

Anagrams edit

Finnish edit

Etymology edit

taka- +‎ -ia. Related to Karelian takie.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈtɑkiɑ(ˣ)/, [ˈt̪ɑ̝k̟iɑ̝(ʔ)]
  • Rhymes: -ɑkiɑ
  • Syllabification(key): ta‧ki‧a

Postposition edit

takia (+ genitive and/or possessive suffix)

  1. because of, due to
    tämän takiabecause of this
    sinun takiasidue to you
    minkä takia?because of what?

Inflection edit

Personal/possessive forms of takia
no possessor takia
possessor singular plural
1st person takiani takiamme
2nd person takiasi takianne
3rd person takiaan
takiansa

Synonyms edit

Derived terms edit

See also edit

Further reading edit

Anagrams edit

Swahili edit

Etymology 1 edit

Pronunciation edit

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Verb edit

-takia (infinitive kutakia)

  1. Applicative form of -taka: to want for someone
  2. to wish for someone
Conjugation edit
Conjugation of -takia
Positive present -natakia
Subjunctive -takie
Negative -takii
Imperative singular takia
Infinitives
Positive kutakia
Negative kutotakia
Imperatives
Singular takia
Plural takieni
Tensed forms
Habitual hutakia
Positive past positive subject concord + -litakia
Negative past negative subject concord + -kutakia
Positive present (positive subject concord + -natakia)
Singular Plural
1st person ninatakia/natakia tunatakia
2nd person unatakia mnatakia
3rd person m-wa(I/II) anatakia wanatakia
other classes positive subject concord + -natakia
Negative present (negative subject concord + -takii)
Singular Plural
1st person sitakii hatutakii
2nd person hutakii hamtakii
3rd person m-wa(I/II) hatakii hawatakii
other classes negative subject concord + -takii
Positive future positive subject concord + -tatakia
Negative future negative subject concord + -tatakia
Positive subjunctive (positive subject concord + -takie)
Singular Plural
1st person nitakie tutakie
2nd person utakie mtakie
3rd person m-wa(I/II) atakie watakie
other classes positive subject concord + -takie
Negative subjunctive positive subject concord + -sitakie
Positive present conditional positive subject concord + -ngetakia
Negative present conditional positive subject concord + -singetakia
Positive past conditional positive subject concord + -ngalitakia
Negative past conditional positive subject concord + -singalitakia
Gnomic (positive subject concord + -atakia)
Singular Plural
1st person natakia twatakia
2nd person watakia mwatakia
3rd person m-wa(I/II) atakia watakia
m-mi(III/IV) watakia yatakia
ji-ma(V/VI) latakia yatakia
ki-vi(VII/VIII) chatakia vyatakia
n(IX/X) yatakia zatakia
u(XI) watakia see n(X) or ma(VI) class
ku(XV/XVII) kwatakia
pa(XVI) patakia
mu(XVIII) mwatakia
Perfect positive subject concord + -metakia
"Already" positive subject concord + -meshatakia
"Not yet" negative subject concord + -jatakia
"If/When" positive subject concord + -kitakia
"If not" positive subject concord + -sipotakia
Consecutive katakia / positive subject concord + -katakia
Consecutive subjunctive positive subject concord + -katakie
Object concord (indicative positive)
Singular Plural
1st person -nitakia -tutakia
2nd person -kutakia -watakia/-kutakieni/-watakieni
3rd person m-wa(I/II) -mtakia -watakia
m-mi(III/IV) -utakia -itakia
ji-ma(V/VI) -litakia -yatakia
ki-vi(VII/VIII) -kitakia -vitakia
n(IX/X) -itakia -zitakia
u(XI) -utakia see n(X) or ma(VI) class
ku(XV/XVII) -kutakia
pa(XVI) -patakia
mu(XVIII) -mutakia
Reflexive -jitakia
Relative forms
General positive (positive subject concord + (object concord) + -takia- + relative marker)
Singular Plural
m-wa(I/II) -takiaye -takiao
m-mi(III/IV) -takiao -takiayo
ji-ma(V/VI) -takialo -takiayo
ki-vi(VII/VIII) -takiacho -takiavyo
n(IX/X) -takiayo -takiazo
u(XI) -takiao see n(X) or ma(VI) class
ku(XV/XVII) -takiako
pa(XVI) -takiapo
mu(XVIII) -takiamo
Other forms (subject concord + tense marker + relative marker + (object concord) + -takia)
Singular Plural
m-wa(I/II) -yetakia -otakia
m-mi(III/IV) -otakia -yotakia
ji-ma(V/VI) -lotakia -yotakia
ki-vi(VII/VIII) -chotakia -vyotakia
n(IX/X) -yotakia -zotakia
u(XI) -otakia see n(X) or ma(VI) class
ku(XV/XVII) -kotakia
pa(XVI) -potakia
mu(XVIII) -motakia
Some forms not commonly seen in modern Standard Swahili are absent from the table. See Appendix:Swahili verbs for more information.
Derived terms edit

Etymology 2 edit

From Persian تکیه (takya).

Noun edit

takia (ma class, plural matakia)

  1. a large cushion
    Hypernym: mto