газ

See also: ГАЗ and газ.

BelarusianEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

газ (haz) m

  1. gas (state of matter)

BulgarianEdit

NounEdit

газ (gazm

  1. gas (state of matter)
    блатен газ — marsh gas
    природен газ — natural gas
    имам газове — suffer from flatulence
    пускам газове — break wind
  2. petroleum, oil
  3. paraffin/kerosene
  4. (automotive) accelerator, gas
    давам газ — step on the accelerator/gas
    отпускам газта — let off the accelerator/gas
  5. (textile) gauze, gossamer
    копринен газ — tiffany, thin silk

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RussianEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From French gaz, from Ancient Greek χάος (khaos, chasm, void).

NounEdit

газ (gazm inan (genitive га́за, nominative plural га́зы)

  1. gas (state of matter)
  2. (colloquial) natural gas
  3. (colloquial) gas, gas pedal, throttle
  4. (plural only) wind, gas
  5. (colloquial, rare) vodka
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Etymology 2Edit

From French gaze (gauze), probably from the Palestinian town of Gaza where the material was believed to originate.

NounEdit

газ (gazm inan (genitive га́за, uncountable)

  1. (not used in plural form) gauze, gossamer (fabric)
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Etymology 3Edit

From Persian گز (gaz, cubit, a length of 24 finger-breadths, or six hands), whence also Urdu گز (guz, yard, three feet), Armenian գազ (gaz), Kurdish gez, Chagatai gez, kez.

NounEdit

газ (gazm inan (genitive га́за, nominative plural га́зы)

  1. guz (obsolete unit of length in Asia) (around two to three feet, depending on the region)
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Serbo-CroatianEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

га̑з m (Latin spelling gȃz)

  1. ford, shallow place
  2. draft (of a ship)

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UkrainianEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

газ (hazm inan (genitive га́зу, nominative plural га́зи)

  1. gas (state of matter)

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • газ” in Ivan Bilodid (editor-in-chief) (1970–1980), Slovnyk ukrajinsʹkoji movy [Dictionary of the Ukrainian language], in 11 vols, Kiev: Naukova Dumka
Last modified on 30 March 2014, at 23:57