See also: jaz, jaź, and jáz

EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

Proper nounEdit

Jaz

  1. A diminutive of the female given name Jasmine
  2. A diminutive of the female given name Janet or Janette
    • 1995, Shena Mackay, The Orchard on Fire, Heinemann (1996), →ISBN, page 5:
      I know, from picking up the post from the hall in the mornings, that Jaz has a mother in Northumbria who thinks her daughter's name is Janette. That jaunty z is but a wedge of lemon stuck into a bottle of beer.

PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Polish jaz (weir).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /jas/
  • Rhymes: -as
  • Syllabification: Jaz

Proper nounEdit

Jaz m pers or f

  1. a masculine surname
  2. a feminine surname

DeclensionEdit

Masculine surname:

The feminine surname is indeclinable.