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da

  1. (metrology) Symbol for the prefix deca-, indicating to the tenth power.

English

Pronunciation

Etymology 1

Abbreviation of dad

Noun

Singular
da

Plural
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da ({{{1}}})
  1. (Ireland) father

Etymology 2

From [[w:Template:lang:ru language|Template:lang:ru]][[Category:Template:lang:ru derivations]] да (da).

Adverb

da (not comparable)
  1. yes”, in Russian.

Noun

Singular
da

Plural
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da ({{{1}}})
  1. A Russian yes; an affirmative response.

Etymology 3

Representing pronunciation of the in informal speech.

Article

da

  1. Eye dialect spelling of the.

Anagrams

Quotations


Basque

Verb

da

  1. is

Bosnian

Adverb

da

  1. yes

Conjunction

da

  1. if
  2. in order to
  3. that
  4. to
  5. whether

Breton

Preposition

singular plural
1 din 1 dimp
2 dit 2 deoc'h
3 m. dezhañ 3 dezho
3 f. dezhi
imp. deor

da (requires soft mutation)

  1. to
    An den a zo aet da Vreizh. — The man went to Brittany.



Croatian

Interjection

da

  1. yes

Conjunction

da

  1. if
  2. in order to
  3. that
  4. to
  5. whether

Antonyms


Danish

Adverb

da

  1. surely
  2. then

Conjunction

da

  1. when
    Da jeg var ung, fandtes der ikke computereWhen I was young, there were no computers
  2. as, at the same time as
    Da jeg kom, gik hunAs I arrived, she left

Dena'ina

Conjunction

da

  1. when
  2. if

Adverb

da

  1. there

Esperanto

Preposition

da

  1. Of (used instead of de after words indicating weight, measure or number)
    glaso da teo — a glass of tea
    kilogramo da viando — a kilogram of meat

Ewe

Noun

da

  1. mother
  2. snake

Galician

Etymology

From contraction of preposition de (of, from) + feminine definite article a (the)

Contraction

da f. (masculine do, masculine plural dos, feminine plural das)

  1. of the; from the

German

Etymology

Old High German dār

Pronunciation

Adverb

da [[Category:Template:lang:de adverbs|da]]

  1. there, here
  2. then
  3. so

Conjunction

da [[Category:Template:lang:de conjunctions|da]]

  1. since, as, given that

Italian

Preposition

da [[Category:Template:lang:it prepositions|da]]

  1. from
    Giacomino da Verona — “Giacomino from Verona”
    interviste dal libro — “interviews from the book”
    traduzione dall’“Inferno” di Dante — “translation from Dante’s ‘Inferno’”
    Dalla Terra alla Luna — “From the Earth to the Moon”
  2. At the house of
    da Giovanni — “at Giovanni’s house”

Usage notes

The preposition da combines with the article as follows:

See also

Verb

da

  1. Common misspelling of

Japanese

Noun

da (hiragana )

  1. : Hiragana letter だ (da)
  2. : Katakana letter ダ (da)

Verb

da (hiragana )

  1. : to be

See also


Latin

Verb

da

  1. give! (imperative form of dare)
    Panem da nobis.
    Give us bread.

Lojban

Cmavo

da

  1. (pro-sumti) someone/something (multiple occurrences of da in logically connected sentences refer to the same thing)

Related terms


Mandarin

Adjective

da (Pinyin dà)

  1. big
    Chengdu shi Zhongguo xinan de da chengshi. — Chengdu is a big city of the southwest China.
    (Chéngdū shì Zhōngguó xīnán de dà Chéngshì. — 成都是中国西南的大城市.)

Pinyin

da (form of da0 or da5)

  1. : an earthenware jar; a jug
  2. :
  3. : a knot (of a rope)
  4. : step on, tread on; search for
  5. :

Pinyin syllable

da

  1. A transliteration of any of a number of Chinese characters properly represented as having one of four tones, , , , or .

Usage notes

English transcriptions of Chinese speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Chinese language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.


Norwegian

Conjunction

da

  1. when
  2. then

Old English

Pronunciation

Noun

f.

  1. doe, female fallow deer

Declension

Singular Plural
nominative dān
accusative dān dān
genitive dān dāna
dative dān dāum


Descendants


Polish

Pronunciation

Verb

da [[Category:Template:lang:pl verb forms|da]]

  1. Third-person singular future indicative form of dać.

Portuguese

Preposition

da

  1. Contraction of de + a

Romanian

Pronunciation

Etymology 1

From a Slavonic language.

Interjection

da [[Category:Template:lang:ro interjections|da]]

  1. yes

Etymology 2

Latin dare. Compare Aromanian dau.

Verb

a da conjugation type 1, irregular

  1. to give
Conjugation

Serbian

Adverb

da

  1. yes

Conjunction

da

  1. if
  2. in order to
  3. that
  4. to
  5. whether

See also


Slovene

Interjection

da

  1. yes

Antonyms


Spanish

Verb

da (infinitive: dar)

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of dar.
  2. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of dar.
  3. Informal second-person singular (“tú”) affirmative imperative form of dar.

Turkish

Conjunction

da

  1. also

Uzbek

Particle

da (да)

  1. Locative case marker. It is used to show the time or the place of an action. Equates to "in", or "at" in English.
    • Samarqandda yashayman
      "I live in Samarqand."
    • Soat uchda boraman.
      "I go at 3 o'clock."

Usage notes

When used after interrogative pronouns da can take on different meanings. Pronouns such as "kim" (who), "nima" (what), "qayer" (where), "necha" (how many, how much) become "kimda" (to whom), "nimada" (with what, by using what), "qayerda" (from where), "nechada" (what time).


Vietnamese

Pronunciation

Noun

da

  1. skin (of human, animal, and fruit)

Volapük

Preposition

da

  1. through

Welsh

Noun

da m.

  1. goodness
  2. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) goods, cattle

Adjective

da

  1. good, well

Mutation

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
da dda na unchanged

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