See also: undã, undă, and -unda

InterlinguaEdit

NounEdit

unda (plural undas)

  1. wave

KurdishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

unda

  1. lost

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

De Vaan connects this word to Umbrian 𐌖𐌕𐌖𐌓 (utur, water), suggesting a direct origin from Proto-Indo-European *wódr̥.[1]

The resemblance to Proto-Germanic *unþī (wave) appears to be accidental.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

unda f (genitive undae); first declension

  1. wave
  2. billow

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative unda undae
Genitive undae undārum
Dative undae undīs
Accusative undam undās
Ablative undā undīs
Vocative unda undae

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DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ De Vaan, Michiel (2008) Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7), Leiden, Boston: Brill



PapiamentuEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Portuguese onde and Spanish donde and Kabuverdianu undi.

AdverbEdit

unda

  1. where

RomanianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

unda f

  1. definite nominative/accusative singular of undă

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin undāre, present active infinitive of undō. Compare Aromanian undedz, undari.

VerbEdit

a unda (third-person singular present undează, past participle undat1st conj.

  1. (rare) to undulate, wave, make move like a wave
  2. (popular) to bubble up, boil, seethe, surge
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RomanschEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin unda.

NounEdit

unda f (plural undas)

  1. (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan) wave

SwahiliEdit

VerbEdit

unda

  1. manufacture (to make things)