"waasu" meaning in Yoruba

See waasu in All languages combined

Verb

IPA: /wàá.sù/
Etymology: From Hausa wa'àzī, from Arabic وَعْظ‎ (waʿẓ). Etymology templates: {{bor|yo|ha|wa'àzī}} Hausa wa'àzī, {{bor|ha|ar|وَعْظ}} Arabic وَعْظ‎ (waʿẓ) Head templates: {{head|yo|noun|head=wàásù}} wàásù, {{yo-pos|noun|wàásù}} wàásù, {{yo-noun|wàásù}} wàásù Forms: wàásù [canonical]
  1. to preach, to give a sermon
    Sense id: waasu-yo-verb-YYZa08op

Download JSON data for waasu meaning in Yoruba (1.1kB)

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    {
      "args": {
        "1": "yo",
        "2": "ha",
        "3": "wa'àzī"
      },
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      "name": "bor"
    },
    {
      "args": {
        "1": "ha",
        "2": "ar",
        "3": "وَعْظ"
      },
      "expansion": "Arabic وَعْظ‎ (waʿẓ)",
      "name": "bor"
    }
  ],
  "etymology_text": "From Hausa wa'àzī, from Arabic وَعْظ‎ (waʿẓ).",
  "forms": [
    {
      "form": "wàásù",
      "tags": [
        "canonical"
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        "1": "yo",
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      },
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      "name": "head"
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      "args": {
        "1": "noun",
        "2": "wàásù"
      },
      "expansion": "wàásù",
      "name": "yo-pos"
    },
    {
      "args": {
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      },
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    }
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  "lang_code": "yo",
  "pos": "verb",
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    {
      "categories": [],
      "glosses": [
        "to preach, to give a sermon"
      ],
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      "raw_glosses": [
        "to preach, to give a sermon"
      ]
    }
  ],
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    }
  ],
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}
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      },
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      "name": "bor"
    },
    {
      "args": {
        "1": "ha",
        "2": "ar",
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      },
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    {
      "form": "wàásù",
      "tags": [
        "canonical"
      ]
    }
  ],
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      "args": {
        "1": "yo",
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      },
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      "name": "head"
    },
    {
      "args": {
        "1": "noun",
        "2": "wàásù"
      },
      "expansion": "wàásù",
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    },
    {
      "args": {
        "1": "wàásù"
      },
      "expansion": "wàásù",
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    }
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  "lang_code": "yo",
  "pos": "verb",
  "senses": [
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        "Hausa terms borrowed from Arabic",
        "Hausa terms derived from Arabic",
        "Yoruba lemmas",
        "Yoruba nouns",
        "Yoruba terms borrowed from Hausa",
        "Yoruba terms derived from Hausa",
        "Yoruba terms with IPA pronunciation"
      ],
      "glosses": [
        "to preach, to give a sermon"
      ],
      "raw_glosses": [
        "to preach, to give a sermon"
      ]
    }
  ],
  "sounds": [
    {
      "ipa": "/wàá.sù/"
    }
  ],
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}

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