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

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DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /aːs/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: aas
  • Rhymes: -aːs

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch âes, from Old Dutch ās, from Proto-Germanic *ēsaz.

NounEdit

aas n (uncountable)

  1. bait
  2. carrion
Derived termsEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Afrikaans: aas
  • Sranan Tongo: asi

Etymology 2Edit

From earlier ase, from Middle Dutch aes, from Old French as, from Latin as.

NounEdit

aas m or n (plural azen, diminutive aasje n)

  1. ace (playing cards)
  2. (obsolete) unit of mass corresponding to approximately 0.05 grams
  3. (obsolete) ace, any very small amount
DescendantsEdit

AnagramsEdit


EstonianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From a Baltic language. Compare Old Prussian ansis (“hook, latch”) and Latvian osa. Cognate to Finnish ansa and Votic aasa.

NounEdit

aas (genitive aasa, partitive aasa)

  1. loop, noose, a simple knot
  2. a U-shaped fastener made of metal

DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Possibly from Proto-Finno-Ugric [Term?]. Compare Hungarian aszó, aszik. Alternatively the same root as in etymology 1, with the word originally meaning "meander".

NounEdit

aas (genitive aasa, partitive aasa)

  1. lea, meadow

DeclensionEdit


FrenchEdit

NounEdit

aas m

  1. plural of aa

GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

aas

  1. Imperative singular of aasen.
  2. (colloquial) First-person singular present of aasen.

PortugueseEdit

ContractionEdit

aas f pl

  1. Obsolete spelling of às

TlingitEdit

PronunciationEdit

IPA(key): /ʔàːs/

NounEdit

aas

  1. tree

WestrobothnianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse áss, from Proto-Germanic *ansaz.

NounEdit

aas m

  1. Beam, woodcut.
  2. Axletree.

Derived termsEdit

  • broås m (beam in a bridge)
  • krappas m (roof ridge)
  • tjärras m (beam the wagon axle sits in)