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See also: wáta and Wāta

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Antigua and Barbuda Creole EnglishEdit

NounEdit

wata

  1. water

ReferencesEdit

  • Susan Shepherd, Modals in Antiguan Creole (1981)
  • Karl Martin Loeffler Reisman, "The Isle is Full of Noises": A Study of Creole in the Speech Patterns of Antigua (1964)

ChamicuroEdit

NounEdit

wata

  1. year

GullahEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English water

NounEdit

wata

  1. water

HausaEdit

NounEdit

watā̀ m (plural watanni)

  1. moon

JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

wata

  1. Rōmaji transcription of わた

NumbamiEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Oceanic *pat, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *pat, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *əpat, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *əpat, from Proto-Austronesian *Səpat.

NumeralEdit

wata

  1. (cardinal) four

Further readingEdit

  • Malcolm Ross, Proto Oceanic and the Austronesian Languages of Western Melanesia, Pacific Linguistics, series C-98 (1988)

QuechuaEdit

NounEdit

wata

  1. year