java

java

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English

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈdʒɑː.və/
  • Rhymes: -ɑːvə

Etymology 1

From Java, an island on and near which a particular blend of coffee is made. The US use of the term to refer to any coffee originated in San Francisco, an early center of the US coffee trade.

Noun

java (countable and uncountable, plural javas)

  1. A blend of coffee imported from the island of Java.
  2. (US, colloquial) Coffee in general.
Related terms
  • Java

Etymology 2

Borrowed from French java.

Noun

java (plural javas)

  1. A dance popular in France in the early 20th century.

Further reading

  • Java (dance) on Wikipedia.Wikipedia

References


Albanian

Noun

java f

  1. definite of javë

French

Etymology

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ʒa.va/

Noun

java f (plural javas)

  1. (dance) a popular dance developed in 1920s Paris

Derived terms

  • faire la java

Further reading

  • “java” in Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).
  • java (danse) on the French Wikipedia.Wikipedia fr

Hungarian

Etymology

Lexicalization of the jav- stem variant of the adjective (good) +‎ -a (possessive suffix).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈjɒvɒ]
  • Hyphenation: ja‧va
  • Rhymes: -vɒ

Noun

java (uncountable)

  1. the best (part) (the best or most important part of something)
  2. someone's benefit, advantage, interest

Declension

Derived terms

Related terms

Further reading

  • java , redirecting to certain senses of jó in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh. A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (’The Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962. Fifth ed., 1992: →ISBN

Latvian

Noun

java f (4th declension)

  1. (construction) mortar (building material)

Declension


Pali

Alternative forms

Etymology

From Sanskrit जव (java).

Noun

java m

  1. speed
  2. strength

Further reading

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

Serbo-Croatian

Etymology

From jȃv.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /jǎːʋa/
  • Hyphenation: ja‧va

Noun

jáva f (Cyrillic spelling ја́ва)

  1. reality
  2. the state opposite of the sleeping or dreaming state, wakefulness

Declension

Related terms

  • jȃv

References

  • “java” in Hrvatski jezični portal

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