See also: Waga, wa-ga, wagą, and -wagą

HausaEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /wáː.ɡáː/
    • (Standard Kano Hausa) IPA(key): [wáː.ɡáː]

NounEdit

wāgā m (plural wāgā̀gē, possessed form wāgan)

  1. A pair of (hide) bags for carrying goods (e.g., on a pack animal or a motorcycle)
  2. A grass bag for packing kola nuts.

JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

waga

  1. Rōmaji transcription of わが

KilivilaEdit

EtymologyEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

waga

  1. canoe
  2. hollowed out tree used for hull of a canoe
  3. vehicle

HyponymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Gunter Senft (1986), Kilivila: the Language of the Trobriand Islanders. Berlin • New York • Amsterdam: Mouton de Gruyter, p. 417. →ISBN

MaguindanaoEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From baga, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *baʀa.

NounEdit

waga

  1. ember

Etymology 2Edit

From *(a)baga, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *qabaʀa.

NounEdit

waga

  1. (anatomy) shoulder

MaranaoEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From baga, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *baʀa.

NounEdit

waga

  1. ember

Etymology 2Edit

From *(a)baga, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *qabaʀa.

NounEdit

waga

  1. shoulder

Old High GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-West Germanic *wāgu

NounEdit

wāga f

  1. scales

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle High German: wāge

PolishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German wāge, from Old High German wāga, from Proto-West Germanic *wāgu, from Proto-Germanic *wēgō, derived from Proto-Indo-European *weǵʰ-. Cognate with German Waage, Dutch waag, English wey.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈva.ɡa/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -aɡa
  • Syllabification: wa‧ga

NounEdit

waga f

  1. scales
  2. weight
  3. importance

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

nouns
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adverbs
verb

Further readingEdit

  • waga in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • waga in Polish dictionaries at PWN