Last modified on 20 May 2014, at 22:44

ItalianEdit

InterjectionEdit

deh

  1. ah!, oh!

KurdishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Iranian *daśa, from Proto-Indo-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-European *déḱm̥t. Compare Avestan dasa, Persian ده (dah), Ossetian дӕс (dæs), Pashto لس (ləs), Sanskrit दश (daśa), Urdu دس (das), also Armenian տասը (tasə), Greek δέκα (déka), Russian десять (desjat'), Latin decem, English ten.

NumeralEdit

deh

  1. ten

ScotsEdit

PronunciationEdit

ContractionEdit

deh

  1. don't;
    A deh ken what ee mean! (example is in South Scots; "what" would be replaced by "whit" or "fit" and "ee" with "ye" in other Scots dialects)

Usage notesEdit

  • Not used interrogatively and is not used in the third-person singular (the third-person singular equivalent of that is doesnae, or disnae in the Borders)