See also: via and viâ

GalicianEdit

NounEdit

vía f (plural vías)

  1. road, way, path
  2. track, rail (of a train)

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VerbEdit

vía

  1. first-person singular imperfect indicative of ver
  2. third-person singular imperfect indicative of ver

IcelandicEdit

VerbEdit

vía

  1. (of flies) to lay eggs

ConjugationEdit

This verb needs an inflection-table template.


SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin via.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈbia/, [ˈbi.a]
  • (file)

NounEdit

vía f (plural vías)

  1. way, means
    Era su única vía de escape.It was their only way of escape.
  2. (figuratively) avenue, way, path
    Quiero considerar cada posible vía antes de tomar una decisión.
    I want to consider every possible avenue before making a decision.
  3. road
    Synonym: camino
  4. track, railroad track
    Mi hijo cruzó las vías por el paso para peatones, pero por la poca iluminación y el ruido que había no vio el tren.
    My son crossed the railroad tracks in the crosswalk, but because there was little light and noise he did not see the train.
  5. method
  6. leak
  7. (anatomy, medicine, neurology) pathway

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PrepositionEdit

vía

  1. via

Usage notesEdit

  • Prepositional usage is fairly recent in Spanish. It is more conventional to use por for this purpose.

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VietnameseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Unknown. Compare Proto-Vietic *r-vaːjʔ (soul; spirit) (> Muong wãi), which is from Proto-Mon-Khmer *rwaaj (tiger > soul; spirit).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

vía (𡳺, 𩏳, 𩴅)

  1. a type of soul, corresponding to the Chinese po
    Synonym: phách
    hồn víasouls; mind
    Gì mà hồn vía trên mây vậy?
    Is your mind wandering somewhere?

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