See also: -lah and lah-

EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

An anglicised spelling of la.

NounEdit

lah (uncountable)

  1. (music) Alternative spelling of la.

Etymology 2Edit

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From Malay lah or Mandarin (la) and (le)

ParticleEdit

lah

  1. (Manglish), Placed at the end of a sentence either for emphasis or reassurance.
    • Don’t think so much lah!
    • It's okay lah - It's alright. Don't worry about it.

MalayEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Mandarin (la).

PronunciationEdit

ParticleEdit

lah

  1. Final particle indicates imperative, reassurance, and emphasis.
    • Saya ada di sini lah... (I'm at here..)
    • Kau ni bodoh betul lah! (You are so stupid!)
    • Diam lah! (Shut Up!)
    • Pergi sana lah! (Go there!)

Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *lēgaz.

AdjectiveEdit

lāh

  1. low

DeclensionEdit

Weak Strong
singular plural singular plural
m n f m n f m n f
nominative lāga lāge lāge lāgan nom. lāh lāh lāgu lāge lāgu, -e lāga, -e
accusative lāgan lāge lāgan acc. lāgne lāh lāge lāge lāgu, -e lāga, -e
genitive lāgan lāgra, lāgena gen. lāges lāges lāgre lāgra
dative lāgan lāgum dat. lāgum lāgum lāgre lāgum
instrumental lāge
Last modified on 2 August 2013, at 15:03