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4 letters words from 'visa'

VIAS 7VISA 7

3 letters words from 'visa'

AIS 3SAI 3
SAV 6VAS 6
VIA 6VIS 6

2 letters words from 'visa'

AI 2AS 2
IS 2SI 2

All 4 letters words made out of visa

visa ivsa vsia svia isva siva vias ivas vais avis iavs aivs vsai svai vasi avsi savi asvi isav siav iasv aisv saiv asiv

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Definitions and meaning of visa

visa

Etymology

From 1831, "official signature or endorsement on a passport," from French visa, from Latin charta visa (meaning "paper that has been seen") from feminine perfect passive of Latin videre ("to see").

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈviː.zə/, /ˈviː.sə/
  • Rhymes: -iːzə, -iːsə

Noun

visa (plural visas)

  1. A permit to enter and leave a country, normally issued by the authorities of the country to be visited.

Related terms

  • student visa
  • tourist visa
  • transit visa
  • visaless
  • working-holiday visa

Translations

Verb

visa (third-person singular simple present visas, present participle visaing, simple past and past participle visaed)

  1. (transitive, dated) To endorse (a passport, etc.).

Anagrams

  • Avis, IVAs, Siva, Vias, avis, vias

Danish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /viːsa/, [ˈviːsa]

Noun

visa n

  1. indefinite plural of visum

Dutch

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈvi.zaː/

Noun

visa

  1. Plural form of visum

Finnish

Etymology

From Proto-Finnic *visa (hard?). Cognate with Estonian visa, Karelian visa and Livonian vizā. The original adjective "hard, difficult, demanding" is now exclusively found in dialects (and some derivations, like visakoivu); the modern sense "quiz" is a backformation of visailla, itself derived from that adjective.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈʋisɑ/, [ˈʋis̠ɑ]
  • Rhymes: -isɑ
  • Syllabification: vi‧sa

Noun

visa

  1. Synonym of visakoivu
  2. quiz (competition in the answering of questions)

Declension

Derived terms

  • visailu
  • visainen

Compounds

  • tietovisa
  • visakoivu

Anagrams

  • savi

French

Etymology 1

From Latin visa, neuter plural of Latin visus (having been seen).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /vi.za/

Noun

visa m (plural visas)

  1. a mark or stamp attesting to the performance of an official action
  2. a travel visa

Etymology 2

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /vi.za/

Verb

visa

  1. third-person singular past historic of viser

Anagrams

  • avis, vais

Indonesian

Noun

visa (first-person possessive visaku, second-person possessive visamu, third-person possessive visanya)

  1. visa

Latin

Etymology 1

Inflected form of visum (vision, mental image).

Pronunciation

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈu̯iː.sa/, [ˈu̯iːs̠ä]
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /ˈvi.sa/, [ˈviːs̬ɑ]

Noun

vīsa

  1. nominative plural of vīsum
  2. accusative plural of vīsum
  3. vocative plural of vīsum

Etymology 2

Inflected form of vīsus (seen, having been seen), perfect passive participle of videō (see).

Pronunciation

  • vīsa: (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈu̯iː.sa/, [ˈu̯iːs̠ä]
  • vīsa: (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /ˈvi.sa/, [ˈviːs̬ɑ]
  • vīsā: (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈu̯iː.saː/, [ˈu̯iːs̠äː]
  • vīsā: (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /ˈvi.sa/, [ˈviːs̬ɑ]

Participle

vīsa

  1. nominative feminine singular of vīsus
  2. nominative neuter plural of vīsus
  3. accusative neuter plural of vīsus
  4. vocative feminine singular of vīsus
  5. vocative neuter plural of vīsus

Participle

vīsā

  1. ablative feminine singular of vīsus

References

  • visa in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)

Latvian

Adjective

visa

  1. genitive singular masculine form of viss
  2. nominative singular feminine form of viss

Pronoun

visa

  1. genitive singular masculine form of viss
  2. nominative singular feminine form of viss

Norwegian Bokmål

Alternative forms

  • (of vise) visen
  • (of visum) visumer

Noun

visa m or f

  1. definite feminine singular of vise

Noun

visa n

  1. indefinite plural of visum

Norwegian Nynorsk

Etymology 1

From Old Norse vísa, from Proto-Germanic *wīsōną.

Alternative forms

  • vise (e and split infinitives)

Verb

visa (present tense viser, past tense viste, past participle vist, passive infinitive visast, present participle visande, imperative vis)

  1. (transitive) to show, point out
  2. (transitive) to send away
  3. (transitive) to demonstrate, to give proof of
  4. (intransitive) to be visible
Derived terms
  • vise bort
  • vise døra
  • vise tilbake på
  • vise til rette
Synonyms
  • (most senses): syna/syne

Etymology 2

From Old Norse vísa.

Noun

visa f (definite singular visa, indefinite plural viser or visor, definite plural visene or visone)

  1. form removed with the spelling reform of 2012; superseded by vise
  2. definite singular of vise
Declension

Etymology 3

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Noun

visa

  1. definite plural of vis n
  2. definite singular of vis f

Etymology 4

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Noun

visa n

  1. (non-standard since 2012) indefinite plural of visum
  2. (non-standard since 2012) definite plural of visum

References

  • “visa” in The Nynorsk Dictionary.

Old Swedish

Etymology

From Old Norse vísa, from Proto-Germanic *wīsōną.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈviːˌsa/

Verb

vīsa

  1. to show
  2. to let know

Conjugation

Descendants

  • Swedish: visa

Pali

Alternative forms

Etymology

Inherited from Sanskrit विष (viṣa)

Noun

visa n

  1. poison
  2. venom

Declension

Descendants

  • Thai: วิสา (wí-sǎa)

References

Pali Text Society (1921-1925), “visa”, in Pali-English Dictionary‎, London: Chipstead.


Portuguese

Verb

visa

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of visar
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of visar

Romanian

Etymology

Either from vis +‎ -a, or from the rare but attested Late Latin vīsō, vīsāre, from Latin vīsum. Compare Sardinian bizare.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [viˈsa]

Verb

a visa (third-person singular present visează, past participle visat1st conj.

  1. to dream

Conjugation

Derived terms

  • visător

Related terms

  • vis

Spanish

Etymology

From French visa, from Latin visa.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈbisa/, [ˈbi.sa]

Noun

visa f (plural visas)

  1. (Latin America) visa
    Synonym: visado

Further reading

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

Swahili

Noun

visa

  1. plural of kisa

Swedish

Pronunciation

Etymology 1

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Adjective

visa

  1. absolute singular definite and plural form of vis.

Etymology 2

From Old Swedish vīsa, from Old Norse vísa (strophe, stanza), from Proto-Germanic *wīsǭ.

Noun

visa c

  1. a song, a tune, particularily one with a simple melody, where the primary focus is the lyrics
Declension

Etymology 3

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Noun

visa

  1. indefinite plural of visum

Etymology 4

From Old Swedish vīsa, from Old Norse vísa, from Proto-Germanic *wīsōną.

Verb

visa (present visar, preterite visade, supine visat, imperative visa)

  1. to show, to display
  2. to prove
  3. to point at
Conjugation
Related terms
  • hänvisa
  • visning

See also

  • ambassadör

Anagrams

  • avis

Source: wiktionary.org
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