See also: Asal and asål

Cebuano edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Spanish asar.

Pronunciation edit

  • Hyphenation: a‧sal

Verb edit

asal

  1. to roast, especially a whole animal

Noun edit

asal

  1. roasting; the act by which something is roasted

Derived terms edit

Quotations edit

For quotations using this term, see Citations:asal.

Garo edit

Etymology edit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun edit

asal

  1. manure

Indonesian edit

Etymology edit

From Malay asal, from Classical Malay اصل (asal), from Arabic أَصْل (ʔaṣl).

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

asal (first-person possessive asalku, second-person possessive asalmu, third-person possessive asalnya)

  1. source, origin

Derived terms edit

Adjective edit

asal

  1. initial, native, original, ultimate

Conjunction edit

asal

  1. as long as, only if, provided that, providing
    Synonyms: asalkan, selama

Derived terms edit

Adjective edit

asal

  1. (colloquial) offhand; without sufficient thought or consideration
  2. (colloquial) random

See also edit

Further reading edit

Irish edit

Alternative forms edit

Etymology edit

From Middle Irish asal, from Latin asellus (small or young donkey).[1]

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

asal m (genitive singular asail, nominative plural asail)

  1. ass, donkey

Declension edit

Derived terms edit

Mutation edit

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
asal n-asal hasal t-asal
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References edit

  1. ^ G. Toner, M. Ní Mhaonaigh, S. Arbuthnot, D. Wodtko, M.-L. Theuerkauf, editors (2019), “asal”, in eDIL: Electronic Dictionary of the Irish Language
  2. ^ Sjoestedt, M. L. (1931) Phonétique d’un parler irlandais de Kerry (in French), Paris: Librairie Ernest Leroux, § 184, page 92
  3. ^ Finck, F. N. (1899) Die araner mundart (in German), volume II, Marburg: Elwert’sche Verlagsbuchhandlung, page 11
  4. ^ Quiggin, E. C. (1906) A Dialect of Donegal, Cambridge University Press, § 129, page 49

Further reading edit

Javanese edit

Noun edit

asal

  1. origin

Malay edit

Etymology edit

From Arabic أَصْل (ʔaṣl). Sense of interrogation also from overlap with elision of apa pasal or apasal from apa (what) +‎ pasal (cause, subject).

Noun edit

asal (Jawi spelling اصل, plural asal-asal, informal 1st possessive asalku, 2nd possessive asalmu, 3rd possessive asalnya)

  1. origin, source
  2. genealogy, descent, ancestry
  3. (colloquial) why
    Asal kau makan makanan aku?
    Why did you eat my food?

Derived terms edit

Descendants edit

  • Indonesian: asal
  • Ternate: asal

Further reading edit

Mansaka edit

Noun edit

asal

  1. ancestry; lineage

Romani edit

Alternative forms edit

Etymology edit

Inherited from Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀳𑀲𑀤𑀺 (hasadi), from Sanskrit हसति (hasati).[1][2] Cognate with Hindi हँसना (hãsnā).

Verb edit

asal

  1. (intransitive) to laugh[1][2][3][4]
    Sosqe asan manθar?Why are they laughing at me?

References edit

  1. 1.0 1.1 Boretzky, Norbert; Igla, Birgit (1994), “asál¹”, in Wörterbuch Romani-Deutsch-Englisch für den südosteuropäischen Raum : mit einer Grammatik der Dialektvarianten [Romani-German-English dictionary for the Southern European region] (in German), Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz Verlag, →ISBN, page 11a
  2. 2.0 2.1 Yaron Matras (2002), “Historical and linguistic origins”, in Romani: A Linguistic Introduction[1], Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, →ISBN, pages 27, 36, 40
  3. ^ Marcel Courthiade (2009), “as/al, -àndilo¹ ÷ -àndilǎs¹ ≈ àjas²³”, in Melinda Rézműves, editor, Morri angluni rromane ćhibǎqi evroputni lavustik = Első rromani nyelvű európai szótáram : cigány, magyar, angol, francia, spanyol, német, ukrán, román, horvát, szlovák, görög [My First European-Romani Dictionary: Romani, Hungarian, English, French, Spanish, German, Ukrainian, Romanian, Croatian, Slovak, Greek] (in hu,en), Budapest: Fővárosi Onkormányzat Cigány Ház--Romano Kher, →ISBN, page 65b
  4. ^ Yūsuke Sumi (2018), “asal (asanilǎs / asandǎs)”, in ニューエクスプレスプラス ロマ(ジプシー)語 [New Express Plus Romani (Gypsy)] (in Japanese), Tokyo: Hakusuisha, published 2021, →ISBN, →OCLC, page 146b

Scottish Gaelic edit

Alternative forms edit

Etymology edit

From Middle Irish asal, from Latin asellus (small or young donkey).

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

asal m (genitive singular asail, plural asalan)

  1. donkey, ass

Derived terms edit

Mutation edit

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
asal n-asal h-asal t-asal
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading edit

Tagalog edit

Etymology 1 edit

Borrowed from Sanskrit आचार (ācāra, conduct; custom; practice). Compare Malay cara.

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

asal (Baybayin spelling ᜀᜐᜎ᜔)

  1. conduct; behavior
    Synonyms: gawi, kilos, ugali, asta
  2. (obsolete) custom
    Synonyms: gawi, kaugalian
  3. (obsolete) ancient rites and ceremonies
  4. (obsolete) skill that one has in something that he does
  5. (obsolete) maternal status
Derived terms edit

Etymology 2 edit

Early borrowing from Spanish asar (roast). Possible doublet of asar.

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

asál (Baybayin spelling ᜀᜐᜎ᜔)

  1. (now dialectal, uncommon) roasting (of food, etc.)
    Synonyms: ihaw, letson, (Batangas) bangi
Derived terms edit

Further reading edit

  • asal”, in Pambansang Diksiyonaryo | Diksiyonaryo.ph, Manila, 2018
  • Potet, Jean-Paul G. (2016) Tagalog Borrowings and Cognates, Lulu Press, →ISBN, page 51
  • Trinidad Hermenegildo Pardo de Tavera (1887) El sanscrito en la lengua tagalog[2], Paris: Imprimerie de la Faculté de Médecine, A. Davy, page 17
  • Noceda, Fr. Juan José de; Sanlucar, Fr. Pedro de (1860) Vocabulario de la lengua tagala, compuesto por varios religiosos doctos y graves[3] (in Spanish), Manila: Ramirez y Giraudier
  • San Buena Ventura, Fr. Pedro de (1613), Juan de Silva, editor, Vocabulario de lengua tagala: El romance castellano puesto primero[4], La Noble Villa de Pila
    • page 80: “Aſar) Aſal (pc) coſa [espetada] en algo”
    • page 197: “Coſtumbre) Aſal (pp) buena o mala”
    • page 407: “Maña) Aſal (pp) que tiene vno en algo que haze.”
    • page 533: “Ritos) Aſal (pp) y çeremonias antiguas”
    • page 604: “Vſo) Aſal (pp) y coſtumbre”

Ternate edit

Etymology edit

From Malay asal, from Arabic أَصْل (ʔaṣl).

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

asal

  1. origin

References edit

  • Rika Hayami-Allen (2001) A descriptive study of the language of Ternate, the northern Moluccas, Indonesia, University of Pittsburgh

Turkish edit

Adjective edit

asal

  1. (chemistry) noble (gas)
  2. (linguistics) cardinal
  3. (mathematics) prime (number)

Synonyms edit

Uzbek edit

Etymology edit

From Arabic عَسَل (ʕasal).

Noun edit

asal (plural asallar)

  1. honey

West Makian edit

Etymology edit

From Indonesian asal, from Arabic أَصْل (ʔaṣl).

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

asal

  1. the contents or topic (of something)

References edit

  • Clemens Voorhoeve (1982) The Makian languages and their neighbours[5], Pacific linguistics