AskDefine | Define aqua

Dictionary Definition

aqua n : a shade of blue tinged with green [syn: greenish blue, aquamarine, turquoise, cobalt blue, peacock blue] [also: aquae (pl)]

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English

Etymology

From aqua 2ekweh2}} 2ekw-|to drink}}.

Noun

  1. The compound water.
  2. A shade of colour, usually a mix of green and blue similar to the colour turquoise.
    aqua colour:   

Adjective

  1. Of a greenish-blue colour.

Synonyms

Ido

Adjective

  1. aqueous

Latin

Noun

  1. water

Inflection

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Extensive Definition

Aqua is the Latin word for water. In English, it may refer to:
aqua in Arabic: أكوا (توضيح)
aqua in Danish: Aqua
aqua in German: Aqua
aqua in Spanish: Aqua
aqua in French: Aqua
aqua in Hebrew: אקווה
aqua in Korean: 아쿠아
aqua in Italian: Aqua
aqua in Dutch: Aqua
aqua in Japanese: AQUA
aqua in Polish: Aqua
aqua in Portuguese: Aqua
aqua in Simple English: Aqua
aqua in Chinese: Aqua
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