баш

BashkirEdit

Баш

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Turkic *baĺč (head).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈbɑʂ]
  • Hyphenation: баш

NounEdit

баш (baš)

  1. head
  2. (figurative) intelligence, intellect, mental aptitude or skill
  3. the topmost, foremost or leading part
  4. pointed end
  5. beginning, start
  6. leader, chief, boss
  7. measure word for cattle
    Биш баш йылҡы.
    Biš baš yïlqï.
    Five horses.
  8. measure word for small round objects
    Ике баш һуған.
    Ike baš huğan.
    Two onion heads.
    Өс баш ҡорот.
    Ös baš qorot.
    Three balls of qurut.

DeclensionEdit


KyrgyzEdit

NounEdit

баш (baş)

  1. head

Serbo-CroatianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Slavic *bъšь.

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

ба̏ш (Latin spelling bȁš)

  1. (used for emphasis, or as an intensifier) at all, truly, really etc.
    не волим баш никог — I don't like anybody at all
    баш си дражесна д(ј)евојка — you're truly a charming girl
    баш ништа — nothing at all
    (а ма) баш ни(т)ко — not a single person
    кад баш хоћеш — if you really insist
    зашто баш ја? — why me of all people
    баш ти хвала — I am really grateful to you
    баш као — just like
  2. just, exactly
    киша је почела баш кад сам изашао — it started raining just as I left the house
    баш сам хтио (хтео) — I was just about to...
    баш то требам — this is just what I needed
    баш онда кад.. — just when, just about when..
    баш си сад то морао учинити! — you just had to do that now!

Etymology 2Edit

From Turkish baş.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ба̏ш m (Latin spelling bȁš)

  1. (regional) head, chief, elder, leader
  2. (regional, adjectivally) first, main, oldest
DeclensionEdit
Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • баш” in Hrvatski jezični portal
  • баш” in Hrvatski jezični portal

TatarEdit

NounEdit

баш (baş)

  1. head
  2. boss
Last modified on 5 March 2014, at 10:13