Aqua Definition

ăkwə, äkwə
aquae, aquas
noun
aquae, aquas
Water; esp., in pharmacy, a solution of a substance in water.
Webster's New World
An aqueous solution.
American Heritage Medicine
A bluish-green color.
Webster's New World
Synonyms:
prefix
Water.
Aquacade.
American Heritage

Pertaining to water.

Wiktionary
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adjective
Bluish-green.
Webster's New World
The definition of aqua is a light shade of blue with some green in it.
An example of aqua is the color peacock blue.
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Other Word Forms of Aqua

Noun

Singular:
aqua
Plural:
aquae

Origin of Aqua

  • From Latin aqua, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ekʷeh₂, whence also Old English ēa, ǽ (“river”). More at ea.

    From Wiktionary

  • Middle English from Latin akw-ā- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Latin aqua water aqua

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

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