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Webster 1828 Edition


Aira

A'IRA

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Noun.
Hair grass, a genus of plants.

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Aira

Aira

See also: aira, aíra, and airá

Translingual

Proper noun

Aira f

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Poaceae – the hair grasses, native to Europe, Africa, and western Asia.

Hypernyms

Hyponyms


Finnish

Etymology

Variant of Airi.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈɑirɑ]
  • Rhymes: -ɑirɑ
  • Hyphenation: Ai‧ra

Proper noun

Aira

  1. A female given name.

Declension

Inflection of Aira (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative Aira Airat
genitive Airan Airojen
partitive Airaa Airoja
illative Airaan Airoihin
singular plural
nominative Aira Airat
accusative nom. Aira Airat
gen. Airan
genitive Airan Airojen
Airainrare
partitive Airaa Airoja
inessive Airassa Airoissa
elative Airasta Airoista
illative Airaan Airoihin
adessive Airalla Airoilla
ablative Airalta Airoilta
allative Airalle Airoille
essive Airana Airoina
translative Airaksi Airoiksi
instructive Airoin
abessive Airatta Airoitta
comitative Airoineen

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Latvian

Etymology

First recorded as a given name of Latvians in 1934. From airene (ryegrass), from Airisa as a rendering of the English Iris, or a phonetic coinage.

Proper noun

Aira f

  1. A female given name.

Related terms

References

  • Klāvs Siliņš: Latviešu personvārdu vārdnīca. Riga "Zinātne" 1990, ISBN 5-7966-0278-0
  • Population Register of Latvia: Aira was the only given name of 457 persons in Latvia on May 21st 2010.

aira

aira

See also: Aira, aíra, and airá

French

Verb

aira

  1. third-person singular past historic of airer

Lavukaleve

Noun

aira f

  1. woman

References

  • Angela Terrill, A Grammar of Lavukaleve (2003)

Portuguese

Verb

aira

  1. third-person singular present indicative of airar
  2. second-person singular imperative of airar