Last modified on 6 March 2015, at 12:11

aw

See also: aW, aww, and .aw

EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

InterjectionEdit

aw

  1. Used to express disappointment/dismay.
    Aw, that's too bad...
  2. Used to express mild protest, entreaty, consternation, or disapproval.
    Aw, dad, why can't we go to Legoland?
  3. Used to express affection.
    Aw, you've got such a cute little baby!

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KurdishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Hap-, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ep-. Compare Persian آب (âb), Baluchi آپ (áp), Bakhtiari او (aw), Pashto اوبه, Avestan 𐬀𐬞 (ap), Sanskrit अप् (áp).

NounEdit

aw (transliteration needed)

  1. water

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NauruanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • áw (obsolete)

VerbEdit

aw

  1. swim

ScotsEdit

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DeterminerEdit

aw

  1. all

NounEdit

aw (uncountable)

  1. all