Last modified on 22 August 2014, at 13:59
See also: Glas

CornishEdit

EtymologyEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (Revived Middle Cornish) IPA(key): [ɡlaːz]
  • (Revived Late Cornsh) IPA(key): [ɡlæːz]

AdjectiveEdit

glas

  1. blue
  2. green (of living things)
  3. grey

SynonymsEdit


DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Low German glas.

NounEdit

glas n (singular definite glasset, plural indefinite glas)

  1. (uncountable) glass (substance)
  2. glass (drinking vessel)

InflectionEdit


DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch glas, from Proto-Germanic *glasą, from the Proto-Indo-European root *ǵʰel- (to shine, shimmer, glow). Compare Low German Glas, German Glas, English glass, West Frisian glês, Icelandic gler.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

glas n (plural glazen, diminutive glaasje n)

  1. (uncountable) glass (material)
    Vensters zijn gemaakt van glas.
    Windows are made of glass.
  2. (countable) glass (vessel)
    Staan er al glazen op tafel?
    Are there glasses on the table yet?
  3. (countable) glass (quantity)
    Drink even een glas water.
    Drink a glass of water.

Derived termsEdit

AnagramsEdit


FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Low German glas.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

glas n (genitive singular glas, plural gløs)

  1. glass (material)
  2. glass (beverage container)
  3. glass (quantity)
  4. little bottle

DeclensionEdit

n12 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative glas glasið gløs gløsini
Accusative glas glasið gløs gløsini
Dative glasi glasinum gløsum gløsunum
Genitive glas glasins glasa glasanna

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *classum, from Latin classicum.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

glas m (plural glas)

  1. (funeral) bell
  2. death knell (omen)

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IcelandicEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

glas n (genitive singular glass, nominative plural glös)

  1. glass (beverage container)

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit


IrishEdit

Wikipedia

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Irish glas, from Proto-Celtic *glasto- (green); compare Welsh glas (blue), Middle High German glast (radiance), Ancient Greek γλαυκός (glaukós, blue-green, blue-grey).

AdjectiveEdit

glas

  1. green (of grass, trees, etc.)
  2. grey (of sheep, horses, cloth, wool, etc.; of eyes)
  3. (politics) green
  4. inexperienced (figuratively)
DeclensionEdit
Derived termsEdit
See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Irish glas (clasp, lock).

NounEdit

glas m (genitive glais, nominative plural glais)

  1. lock
DeclensionEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
glas ghlas nglas
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

KurdishEdit

glas

NounEdit

glas f

  1. glass (substance)

Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch glas, from Proto-Germanic *glasą.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

glas n

  1. glass (substance)

DescendantsEdit


Middle EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old English glæs.

NounEdit

glas

  1. glass (substance)

DescendantsEdit


Old IrishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Celtic *glasto- (green).

AdjectiveEdit

glas

  1. green, greenish (especially of growing things, grass, trees, etc.)
  2. blue, green-blue, grey-blue
  3. the colour of the blue dye extracted from woad
  4. metallic in colour
  5. the colour of frost or ice
  6. shades of grey
  7. wan (of complexion)
  8. bluish, livid, discolored
  9. faded (of clothing)
DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

glas m, f

  1. lock, fetter, clasp, bolt
  2. winding up, conclusion
DescendantsEdit

Old SaxonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *glasą, from the Proto-Indo-European root *ǵʰel- (to shine, shimmer, glow). Compare Old English glæs, Old Dutch glas, Old Frisian gles, Old High German glas, clas, Old Norse gler.

NounEdit

glas n

  1. glass

DescendantsEdit


RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From a Slavic language; compare Proto-Slavic *golsъ.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

glas n (plural glasuri)

  1. voice
  2. vote

DeclensionEdit

SynonymsEdit


Scottish GaelicEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Irish glas, from Proto-Celtic *glasto- (green); compare Welsh glas (blue), Middle High German glast (radiance).

AdjectiveEdit

glas

  1. green (of grass, trees, etc.; also "inexperienced")
  2. grey (of sheep, horses, cloth, wool, etc.; also of eyes)
DeclensionEdit
Case Masculine singular Feminine singular Plural
Nominative glas ghlas glasa
Vocative glais glas glasa
Genitive ghlais ghlais/glaise glas
Dative ghlas ghlais glasa

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Irish glas (clasp, lock).

NounEdit

glas f (genitive glais or glaise, plural glasan)

  1. lock
Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

glas (present participle glasadh)

  1. lock
Alternative formsEdit

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *golsъ.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

glȃs m (Cyrillic spelling гла̑с)

  1. voice
  2. vote
  3. (expressively) news
  4. (linguistics) phone

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • glas” in Hrvatski jezični portal

SloveneEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *golsъ.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

glás m inan (genitive glasú or glása, nominative plural glasôvi or glási)

  1. voice

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit


SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Low German glas.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

glas n

  1. glass (material)
  2. glass (vessel)

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit


Tok PisinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English glass.

NounEdit

glas

  1. glass (as in glass of water)

WelshEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

glas m & f (plural gleision, equative glased, comparative glasach, superlative glasaf)

  1. blue
  2. inexperienced
    • 2001, Menna Elfyn, "Er cof am Kelly":
      Panig wedi'r poen. / "My God its only a little girl" / Meddai'r glas filwr.

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
glas las nglas unchanged