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ás

GalicianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

ás f pl

  1. plural form of á

Etymology 2Edit

From contraction of preposition a (to, towards) + feminine plural definite article as (the)

ContractionEdit

ás f pl (masculine sg ao, feminine sg á, masculine plural aos)

  1. to the, towards the

HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Of unknown origin. [1]

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

ás

  1. (transitive, intransitive) to dig

ConjugationEdit

Derived termsEdit

(With verbal prefixes):

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Gábor Zaicz, Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete, Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, ISBN 963 7094 01 6

IcelandicEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse áss, from Proto-Germanic *ansaz.

NounEdit

ás m (genitive singular áss, nominative plural ásar)

  1. beam, rafter, pole
  2. axis
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse áss, likely from Proto-Germanic *amsaz, cognate with Gothic 𐌰𐌼𐍃 (ams, shoulder), but possibly the same as ás (1).

NounEdit

ás m (genitive singular áss, nominative plural ásar)

  1. a long low hill, a (low) ridge
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 3Edit

From Latin ās, perhaps via Middle Low German.

NounEdit

ás m (genitive singular áss, nominative plural ásar)

  1. pip (one of the spots on a die)
  2. the side of a die that has only one pip
  3. ace (playing card)
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 4Edit

From Old Norse áss, ǫ́ss, from Proto-Germanic *ansuz, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂énsus, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ens- (to engender, beget).

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

ás m (genitive singular áss, nominative plural æsir)

  1. one of the Æsir, the principal Norse gods

AnagramsEdit


PortugueseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • az (obsolete)

EtymologyEdit

From Latin as (a type of Roman coin).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ás m (plural ases)

  1. ace (card with a single spot)
  2. ace (an expert at something)
  3. (military aviation) ace (pilot who shot down five or more enemy aircraft)

SynonymsEdit