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AzeriEdit

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Cyrillic баш
Roman baş
Perso-Arabic

NounEdit

баш (definite accusative башы, plural башлар)

  1. head

DeclensionEdit


BashkirEdit

 
Баш

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Turkic *baĺč (head).

PronunciationEdit

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

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
    Баш мөхәррир.
    Baš möxärrir.
    The editor-in-chief.
  7. measure word for cattle
    Биш баш йылҡы.
    Biš baš yïlqï.
    Five horses.
    Нисә баш һыйыр аҫрайһығыҙ?
    Nisä baš hïyïr aθrayhïğïð?
    How many cows do you keep?
  8. measure word for small round objects
    Ике баш һуған.
    Ike baš huğan.
    Two heads of onion.
    Өс баш ҡорот.
    Ös baš qorot.
    Three balls of qurut.

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit


KyrgyzEdit

NounEdit

баш (baş)

  1. head

MacedonianEdit

AdverbEdit

баш (baš)

  1. exactly, precisely (used to emphasize an element of the sentence)
    Баш денес ли мораа да пристигнат?
    Did they have to arrive today of all days?
  2. really, quite
    Баш си љубезен.
    You're really kind.

SynonymsEdit


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 никогI don't like anybody at all
    баш си дражесна д(ј)евојкаyou're truly a charming girl
    баш ништаnothing at all
    (а ма) баш ни(т)коnot a single person
    кад баш хоћешif you really insist
    зашто баш ја?why me of all people
    баш ти хвалаI am really grateful to you
    баш каоjust like
  2. just, exactly
    киша је почела баш кад сам изашаоit started raining just as I left the house
    баш сам хтио (хтео)I was just about to...
    баш то требамthis 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 Ottoman Turkish باش (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