TranslingualEdit

SymbolEdit

PS

  1. The ISO 3166-1 two-letter (alpha-2) code for Occupied Palestinian Territory.
  2. (metrology) Symbol for petasiemens, an SI unit of electrical conductance equal to 1015 siemens.

EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Abbreviation

Proper nounEdit

PS

  1. Initialism of a number of proto-languages' names:
    1. (linguistics) Proto-Slavic.
    2. (linguistics) Proto-Semitic.
    3. (linguistics) Proto-Salish, Proto-Salishan.
    4. (linguistics) Proto-Sahaptian.
  2. (video games) PlayStation
  3. (software) Photoshop
  4. (computing) PostScript, a page description language

NounEdit

PS (countable and uncountable, plural PSes)

  1. postal service
    USPS = United States Postal Service
  2. Initialism of public school.
  3. public service(s)
  4. (video games) PlayStation
  5. (telecommunications) packet-switched
  6. paddle steamer
  7. power supply
  8. (organic chemistry) polystyrene
  9. Initialism of parallel slalom.
  10. Initialism of post scriptum, postscriptum, postscript. (initialism written at the end of a text as a footnote)
    [the body of a letter]
    PS I love you.

TranslationsEdit

See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

German PS (Pferdestärke)

NounEdit

PS (uncountable)

  1. metric horsepower

ReferencesEdit

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ChineseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English photoshop.

PronunciationEdit


VerbEdit

PS

  1. to photoshop

DutchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

NounEdit

PS

  1. Initialism of post scriptum.

FrenchEdit

Proper nounEdit

PS m

  1. Initialism of Parti Socialiste, a socialist political party active in France, Belgium and Switzerland

GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

PS

  1. Abbreviation of Pferdestärke (horsepower)
  2. Abbreviation of Postskriptum (post scriptum)

ItalianEdit

Proper nounEdit

PS

  1. Abbreviation of Pesaro (Italian town in Marche)

NounEdit

PS

  1. Initialism of pubblica sicurezza (public security).

JapaneseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From German Pferdestärke

SymbolEdit

P(ピー)S(エス) (pīesu

  1. horsepower

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SwedishEdit

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PhraseEdit

PS

  1. post scriptum