Aqua

Aqua is the Latin word for water. In English, it may refer to:
*Aqua (band), a Danish-Norwegian pop band.
*Aqua, Chicago, an 87-story skyscraper under construction in Chicago.
*Aqua (color), an X11 or web colour name for a shade between green and blue.
*Aqua (satellite), a satellite part of the Earth Observing System.
*Aqua (user interface), the primary theme of Apple Computer's Mac OS X user interface.
*Aqua String Band, a Philadelphia String Band participating in the Philadelphia Mummer's New Year's Parade.
*Aqua Teen Hunger Force, a television program.
*Aqua Timez, a J-Pop band.
*Aquamarine (color), a colour between green and blue.
*Aquamarine, a mineral.
*Aquamarine (film), a film starring Emma Roberts, Sara Paxton, and JoJo Levesque.
*Project Aqua, a proposed hydroelectric scheme for Waitaki River, New Zealand.
*Aqua (Edgar Froese), An album by Edgar Froese.
*Aqua (album), an album by the band Asia.
*'Aqua', also known as deionized water.
*Aqua (mineral water), a brand of bottled water from Groupe Danone.
*Aqua regia, highly corrosive, fuming yellow or red solution.
*Aqua (Kingdom Hearts), fictional female Knight.
*AQUA (bio), technique to quantify the abundance of endogenous proteins and peptides.
*Aqua (manga), a Japanese manga by Amano Kozue.
*'Aqua', variant of Aqwa, Abkhaz name of Sukhumi.

See also

*Aquamarine (disambiguation)
*Aquaman


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  • Aqua — (von lat. aqua, Wasser) steht für Aqua (Album), Album der englischen Band Asia Aqua (Band), dänische Band Aqua (Chicago), Wolkenkratzer in Chicago Aqua (Mac OS X), Betriebssystemoberfläche von Mac OS X Aqua (Manga), Manga Serie von Kozue Amano,… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Aqua — (лат. «вода»): Aqua (группа)  датско норвежская музыкальная диско поп группа, сформировавшаяся в 1989 году и получившая широкую известность в 1990 е. Aqua (интерфейс)  графический интерфейс пользователя, главная тема оформления… …   Википедия

  • Aqua — A qua, n. [L. See {Ewer}.] Water; a word much used in pharmacy and the old chemistry, in various signification, determined by the word or words annexed. [1913 Webster] {Aqua ammoni[ae]}, the aqueous solution of ammonia; liquid ammonia; often… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Aqua — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda El término Aqua puede referirse a: El nombre de Aqua que recibe la apariencia de la interfaz gráfica de usuario del sistema operativo X del ordenador Apple Macintosh; El grupo de música pop/dance Aqua; El manga Aqua …   Wikipedia Español

  • aqua — (n.) water, late 14c.; see AQUA (Cf. aqua ). Used in late Middle English in combinations to mean decoction, solution (Cf. aqua regia, a mix of concentrated acids, lit. royal water, so called for its power to dissolve gold and other noble metals) …   Etymology dictionary

  • aqua pu|ra — «PYUR uh», pure water. ╂[< New Latin aqua pura < Latin aqua water, pūra clean, pure] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Aqua [1] — Aqua (lat.), 1) Wasser; z.B. A. calĭda (röm. Ant.), warmes Wasser, das bei den Griechen u. Römern bei Mahlzeiten herum gegeben, auch in Tabernen geschenkt ward. A. fervens, siedendes Wasser, u. A. frigida, kaltes Wasser, beides Wasserproben, s. u …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • aqua- — ♦ Élément, du lat. aqua « eau » …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • aqua- — comb. element or prefix meaning water, from L. aqua water; the sea; rain, cognate with P.Gmc. *akhwo, source of O.E. ea river, Goth. ahua river, waters, O.N. Ægir, name of the sea god, O.E. ieg island; all from PIE *akwa water (Cf. Skt. ap …   Etymology dictionary

  • aqua am|mo|ni|ae — «uh MOH nee ee», ammonia gas dissolved in water. ╂[< New Latin aqua ammoniae (literally) water of ammonia] …   Useful english dictionary


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