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EtymologyEdit

mid-1400s Old Frankish (replacing English la).

PronunciationEdit

InterjectionEdit

ah

  1. An expression of relief, relaxation, comfort, confusion, understanding, wonder, awe, etc. according to uttered inflection.
    Ah, I understand now.
    Ah! It's good to be back home!
    Ah, the flowers of spring.
  2. A syllable used to fill space, particularly in music.
    • 2008, Britney Spears, Womanizer (song)
      Boy don't try to front, uh, I
      Know just, just, what you are, ah, ah.

Related termsEdit

TranslationsEdit

NounEdit

ah (plural ahs)

  1. An instance of the interjection ah.
    the crowd's oohs and ahs at the fireworks

VerbEdit

ah (third-person singular simple present ahs, present participle ahing, simple past and past participle ahed)

  1. To give a cry of "ah".
    • 2005, T. R. Rhoads, Sinner, Sailor: A Memoir (page 221)
      Mother and dad oohed and ahed over Cindy. She was only two months old but already was developing her personality.

PronounEdit

ah (personal pronoun, plural we, possessive adjective mah)

  1. Eye dialect spelling of I., most often indicating that the speaker is using a Scottish or American (particularly Southern) accent.

ReferencesEdit

AnagramsEdit


AlbanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Albanian *aksa, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃esko ‘ash’ (compare Greek οξιά (oxiá, beech), Armenian հածի (haci), English ash).

NounEdit

ah m (indefinite plural ahe, definite singular ahu, definite plural ahet)

  1. beech (Fagus sylvatica)

HyponymsEdit


ChickasawEdit

AdverbEdit

ah

  1. yes
    Synonym: hohmi

EsperantoEdit

InterjectionEdit

ah

  1. ah, oh

FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

InterjectionEdit

ah

  1. ah

GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

InterjectionEdit

ah

  1. expressing understanding
  2. expressing contentment

Further readingEdit

  • ah in Duden online

HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Involuntary expression of emotions: surprise, impatience, desire, sadness, refusal.[1]

PronunciationEdit

IPA(key): [ˈɒx]

InterjectionEdit

ah

  1. ah

ReferencesEdit


LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

InterjectionEdit

ah

  1. ah

ReferencesEdit

  • ah in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • ah in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers

Old EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

IPA(key): /aχ/

ConjunctionEdit

ah

  1. (Anglian) but

PalikurEdit

NounEdit

ah n, f

  1. (neuter) wood
  2. (feminine) tree

ReferencesEdit

  • Languages of the Amazon (2012, →ISBN

PohnpeianEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

ah

  1. The name of the Latin-script letter A/a.

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

ah

  1. shark mullet (Rhinomugil nasutus), at a growth stage of approximately twelve inches

Etymology 3Edit

ConjunctionEdit

ah

  1. however, and, then
    I sukuhl, ah e doadoahk.
    I went to school, and he worked.
    Ma Soulik pahn iang, ah I sohte pahn iang.
    If Soulik goes, then I won't.

Etymology 4Edit

Alternative formsEdit

DeterminerEdit

ah

  1. his, her, hers, its, third person singular possessive pronoun
    Liho iang ah pwoud.
    The woman joined her husband.

Etymology 5Edit

InterjectionEdit

ah

  1. Oh!; commonly used as an expression of approval.
    Ah, ke inenen mai.
    Oh, you are really good.

PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

InterjectionEdit

ah!

  1. ah! (expression of relief, realization, awe)
  2. ah! (expression of woe, grief)

QuotationsEdit

For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:ah.


SomaliEdit

VerbEdit

ah

  1. (intransitive) To be
    Bariis oo macaan ah.Rice that is sweet.

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

InterjectionEdit

ah

  1. ah (expression of relief, realization, awe)
  2. ah (expression of woe, grief)

Related termsEdit

Further readingEdit


SwedishEdit

InterjectionEdit

ah

  1. ah; an expression of relief

Tulu-BohuaiEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ah

  1. coral lime (for chewing/eating with betelnut)

Further readingEdit

  • Bohuai
  • Malcolm Ross, Proto Oceanic and the Austronesian Languages of Western Melanesia, Pacific Linguistics, series C-98 (1988)

VilamovianEdit

InterjectionEdit

ah

  1. oh: expressing of surprise
  2. oh: expressing wonder, amazement, or awe
  3. oh: expressing understanding, recognition, or realization
  4. oh: preceding an offhand or annoyed remark
  5. oh: an invocation or address