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See also: بش‎, پس, and پش

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ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From the root ب س س (b-s-s).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

بَسَّ (bassa) I, non-past يَبُسُّ‎ (yabussu)

  1. (transitive) to crush
    • 609–632 CE, Qur'an, 56:4-5:
      إِذَا رُجَّتِ الْأَرْضُ رَجًّا وَبُسَّتِ الْجِبَالُ بَسًّا
      ʾiḏā rujjati l-ʾarḍu rajjan wabussati l-jibālu bassan
      When the earth is shaken with convulsion / And the mountains are crushed, crumbling
ConjugationEdit

NounEdit

بَسّ (bassm

  1. verbal noun of بَسَّ (bassa) (form I)
    • 609–632 CE, Qur'an, 56:4-5:
      إِذَا رُجَّتِ الْأَرْضُ رَجًّا وَبُسَّتِ الْجِبَالُ بَسًّا
      ʾiḏā rujjati l-ʾarḍu rajjan wabussati l-jibālu bassan
      When the earth is shaken with convulsion / And the mountains are crushed, crumbling
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See etymology on the main entry.

VerbEdit

بُسْ (bus) (form I)

  1. second-person masculine singular imperative active of بَاسَ (bāsa)
  2. second-person masculine singular active imperative of بَاسَ (bāsa)

Egyptian ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Persian

ConjunctionEdit

بس (bas)

  1. but
  2. only, just

PersianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Persian ws (was).

AdverbEdit

بس (bas)

  1. enough, sufficiently
  2. only

DeterminerEdit

بس (bas)

  1. many

Usage notesEdit

Usually used in form of بسی (basi).

InterjectionEdit

بس (bas)

  1. enough
    • بسه!‎‎ ― bas e!Enough!

PrefixEdit

بس (bas)

  1. poly-

Derived termsEdit