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See also: aas, as, As, AAS, AAs, áas, A/As, and ás

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GermanEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle High German aas, from Old High German *ās, from Proto-Germanic *ēsaz, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁ed- (to eat) (from which also essen).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Aas n (genitive Aases, plural Aase or Äser)

  1. carrion
  2. bait
  3. beast, devil
    ein raffiniertes/kleines Aasa cunning/little devil
  4. (slang) sod, bugger
DeclensionEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Aas n

  1. genitive singular of Aa

Further readingEdit

  • Aas in Duden online
  • Aas in Kluge's Etymological Dictionary of the German Language, 1891