See also: wáta and Wāta

Antigua and Barbuda Creole EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English water.

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

Etymology 1Edit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /wá.tàː/
    • (Standard Kano Hausa) IPA(key): [wə́.tàː]

NounEdit

watā̀ m (plural wàtànnī, possessed form watàn)

  1. moon
  2. month

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /wá.tá/
    • (Standard Kano Hausa) IPA(key): [wə́.tə́]

PronounEdit

wata f

  1. feminine of wani

JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

wata

  1. Rōmaji transcription of わた

JavaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

wata

  1. Romanization of ꦮꦠ

KrioEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English water.

NounEdit

wata

  1. water

ReferencesEdit

  • Peace Corps Sierra Leone (1985) Krio Language Manual[1]

MaguindanaoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Akin to Maranao bata'.

NounEdit

wata

  1. child

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. four

Further readingEdit

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

PolishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From German Watte, from Dutch watten, from Middle French ouate.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

wata f

  1. cotton wool (raw fibers of cotton)

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

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

QuechuaEdit

NounEdit

wata

  1. year

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit