bagas

Bikol CentralEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Philippine, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *bəʀas, from Proto-Austronesian *bəʀas.

NounEdit

bagás

  1. rice seeds, used as food (particularly if raw)

GalicianEdit

NounEdit

bagas

  1. plural form of baga

TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Armenian պակաս (pakas).

AdjectiveEdit

bagas

  1. (dialectal) silly, stupid, dumb, foolish

ReferencesEdit

  • “bagas” in Türk Dil Kurumu
  • պակաս in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University
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