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Valid words made from Mesa

You can make 25 words from 'mesa' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.

4 letters words from 'mesa'

AMES 6MAES 6
MASE 6MESA 6
SAME 6SEAM 6

3 letters words from 'mesa'

AME 5EAS 3
EMS 5MAE 5
MAS 5MES 5
SAE 3SAM 5
SEA 3SMA 5

2 letters words from 'mesa'

AE 2AM 4
AS 2EA 2
EM 4ES 2
MA 4ME 4

All 4 letters words made out of mesa

mesa emsa msea smea esma sema meas emas maes ames eams aems msae smae mase amse same asme esam seam easm aesm saem asem

Note: these 'words' (valid or invalid) are all the permutations of the word mesa. These words are obtained by scrambling the letters in mesa.

Definitions and meaning of mesa

mesa

Etymology

First attested 1759, from Spanish mesa (table), from Latin mēnsa. Doublet of mensa.

Pronunciation

  • (UK, US) enPR: [māʹsə], IPA(key): /ˈmeɪ.sə/

Noun

mesa (plural mesas)

  1. Flat area of land or plateau higher than other land, with one or more clifflike edges.
    Coordinate term: butte
    Hyponyms: potrero, tuya

Derived terms

  • Mesa County

Translations

Further reading

  • mesa on Wikipedia.Wikipedia

Anagrams

  • AMEs, ASME, Ames, EMAS, MSAE, Same, eams, mase, meas, meas., same, seam

Aragonese

Etymology

From Latin mēnsa.

Noun

mesa f (plural mesas)

  1. table

References

  • Bal Palazios, Santiago (2002), “mesa”, in Dizionario breu de a luenga aragonesa, Zaragoza, →ISBN

Asturian

Etymology

From Vulgar Latin mēsa, from Latin mēnsa.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈmesa/, [ˈme.sa]
  • Hyphenation: me‧sa

Noun

mesa f (plural meses)

  1. table

Chamicuro

Etymology

Borrowed from Spanish mesa, from Vulgar Latin mēsa, from Latin mēnsa.

Noun

mesa

  1. table

Chavacano

Etymology

From Spanish mesa (table), from Vulgar Latin mēsa, from Latin mēnsa.

Noun

mesa

  1. table

Eastern Huasteca Nahuatl

Etymology

Borrowed from Spanish mesa, from Vulgar Latin mēsa, from Latin mēnsa.

Noun

mesa

  1. table

Galician

Etymology

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese mesa (13th century, Cantigas de Santa Maria), from Vulgar Latin mēsa from Latin mēnsa.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈmesɐ]

Noun

mesa f (plural mesas)

  1. table
    • 1707, Salvador Francisco Roel,
      E pois eu doze perdizes,
      e de polos ducia e media
      lle hei de lebar se Deus quer,
      e se podo vnha Tenreyra,
      por ser prato regalado
      que se estima en calquer mesa.
      Then I twelve partridges
      and a dozen and a half chickens
      I ought to take, God willing,
      and if I can a calf [veal]
      because it is a delightful dish
      that is appreciated in any table.
  2. all items set on a table for a meal
  3. board; directors of an organization
  4. stall, stand
    Synonym: trabanca
  5. bed of a cart
  6. stool
    Synonyms: banqueta, meso, tallo
  7. bench
    Synonym: banco

Related terms

Further reading

  • “mesa” in Dicionario da Real Academia Galega, Royal Galician Academy.

References

  • “mesa” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • “mesa” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • “mesa” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • “mesa” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • “mesa” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Gothic

Romanization

mēsa

  1. Romanization of 𐌼𐌴𐍃𐌰

Hausa

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /méː.sàː/
    • (Standard Kano Hausa) IPA(key): [méː.sàː]

Noun

mēsā̀ f (plural mēsōshī, possessed form mēsàr̃)

  1. python
  2. rubber hose

Highland Popoluca

Alternative forms

  • mensa (archaic)

Etymology

Borrowed from Spanish mesa, from Vulgar Latin mēsa, from Latin mēnsa.

Noun

mesa

  1. table

References

  • Elson, Benjamin F.; Gutiérrez G., Donaciano (1999) Diccionario popoluca de la Sierra, Veracruz (Serie de vocabularios y diccionarios indígenas “Mariano Silva y Aceves”; 41)‎[2] (in Spanish), Instituto Lingüístico de Verano, A.C., →ISBN, page 83

Kituba

Etymology

From Spanish mesa or Portuguese mesa, from Vulgar Latin mēsa, from Latin mēnsa.

Noun

mesa

  1. table

Latin

Etymology

From mēnsa, which underwent elision. This term is attested in the Appendix Probi, a compilation of common mistakes written in the Late Antiquity.

Pronunciation

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈmeː.sa/, [ˈmeːs̠ä]
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /ˈme.sa/, [ˈmɛːs̬ä]

Noun

mēsa f (genitive mēsae); first declension

  1. (Vulgar Latin, proscribed) Alternative form of mēnsa ("table").
    • 3rd–4th century C.E., Appendix Probi:
      mēnsa nōn mēsa
      [Use] mēnsa, not mēsa.

Declension

First-declension noun.

First declension.

Descendants

References


Latvian

Noun

mesa f (4 declension)

  1. (Christianity) mass

Declension

This noun needs an inflection-table template.


Luo

Etymology

Borrowed from Swahili meza.

Noun

mesa

  1. table
    Welo bet e mesa kae to ji chako chiemo.
    The meal begins, with the guests reclining at the table.

Occitan

Etymology

From metre.

Pronunciation

Noun

mesa f (plural mesas)

  1. placement, placing

Verb

mesa

  1. feminine singular of the past participle of metre

Pali

Alternative forms

Noun

mesa m

  1. ram

Declension


Papiamentu

Etymology

From Portuguese mesa and Spanish mesa and Kabuverdianu meza.

Noun

mesa

  1. table

Portuguese

Etymology

From Old Portuguese mesa (table), from Vulgar Latin mēsa, from Latin mēnsa (table). Cognate with Galician mesa, Spanish mesa, French moise, Italian mensa and Romanian masă.

Not related with Persian میز(mēz, table). As both it and Portuguese mesa have been borrowed into different languages of southern Asia, they are sometimes confused by etymologists.

Pronunciation

  • (Northeast Brazil) IPA(key): /ˈme.za/
  • Hyphenation: me‧sa

Noun

mesa f (plural mesas)

  1. table (item of furniture)
  2. meal, food
  3. (geography) mesa
  4. board (committee)

Quotations

For quotations using this term, see Citations:mesa.

Derived terms

  • mesinha (diminutive)
  • mesona (augmentative)

Descendants

Further reading

  • “mesa” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.

Rwanda-Rundi

Verb

-mesa (infinitive kumesa, perfective -meshe)

  1. wash clothing, launder

Sardinian

Etymology

From Vulgar Latin mēsa, from Latin mēnsa.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /meza/

Noun

mesa f (plural mesas)

  1. table

Spanish

Etymology

From Vulgar Latin mēsa, from Latin mēnsa.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈmesa/, [ˈme.sa]
  • Hyphenation: me‧sa

Noun

mesa f (plural mesas)

  1. table
  2. (by extension) dinner table
  3. mesa
  4. desk (in an office)
  5. bureau, committee

Derived terms

Related terms

  • mesero

Descendants

  • O'odham: miːsa
  • Zoogocho Zapotec: mes

Further reading

  • “mesa” in Diccionario de la lengua española, Vigésima tercera edición, Real Academia Española, 2014.

Tagalog

Etymology

From Spanish mesa (table), from Vulgar Latin mēsa, from Latin mēnsa.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈmɛsa/, [ˈmɛsɐ]
  • Hyphenation: me‧sa

Noun

mesa

  1. table

Synonyms

  • lamesa (often used interchangeably with mesa)

Welsh

Etymology

From mes (acorns) +‎ -a. Cognate with Cornish mesa.

Pronunciation

  • (North Wales) IPA(key): /ˈmɛsa/
  • (South Wales) IPA(key): /ˈmeːsa/, /ˈmɛsa/

Verb

mesa (first-person singular present mesaf)

  1. to gather acorns

Conjugation

Mutation

Further reading

  • R. J. Thomas, G. A. Bevan, P. J. Donovan, A. Hawke et al., editors (1950–present), “mesa”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies

Zacatlán-Ahuacatlán-Tepetzintla Nahuatl

Etymology

Borrowed from Spanish mesa, from Vulgar Latin mēsa, from Latin mēnsa. Compare Highland Puebla Nahuatl me̱saj, Tetelcingo Nahuatl miesa.

Noun

mesa

  1. Table.

References

  • Instituto Lingüístico de Verano, A.C. (2006), “Tlen ticuih itich in cocina”, in Pequeño diccionario ilustrado: Náhuatl de los municipios de Zacatlán, Tepetzintla y Ahuacatlán[3], segunda edición edition, Tlalpan, D.F. México: Instituto Lingüístico de Verano, A.C., page 16

Source: wiktionary.org
  • (Spanish) a flat-topped hill with steep sides.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)