water

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Pronunciation (Yadda ake faɗi)

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Noun

Singular
water

Plural
waters

Tilo
ruwa

Jam'i
babu (none)

A glass of water <> Kofin ruwan sha
  1. ruwa
    indeed, when the water overflowed <> lalle ne, mu, a lokacin da ruwa ya ƙetare haddi, --Qur'an 69:11
  2. shan ruwa <> breaking of the fast.
    An sha ruwa lafiya? <> Had a good breaking of the fast?


Verb

Plain form (yanzu)
water

3rd-person singular (ana cikin yi)
waters

Past tense (ya wuce)
watered

Past participle (ya wuce)
watered

Present participle (ana cikin yi)
watering

  1. (transitive) If you water something, you add water to soil around plants. <> ka jiƙa abu kamar shuka, zuba ruwa.
    He waters the plants. <> Ya zubawa shukoki ruwa.


Google translation of water

Ruwa.

  1. (noun) ruwa <> water, blade, fluid, liquid;
  2. (verb) jiƙa <> soak, water;