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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Malay atas.

AdjectiveEdit

atas (comparative more atas, superlative most atas)

  1. (Singapore, informal) High (elevated in status, esteem, prestige; exalted in rank, station, or character).
    • [2016 September 13, “Aiyoh, atas, ah beng and char kway teow: More Singlish words added to Oxford English Dictionary”, in The Straits Times[1], OCLC 8572659, archived from the original on 13 Sept 2016:
      "Atas", an oft-used term by Singaporeans to deride people for being too arrogant or high-class, was also included in the list.]
  2. (Singapore, informal) Arrogant.
    • [2016 September 13, “Aiyoh, atas, ah beng and char kway teow: More Singlish words added to Oxford English Dictionary”, in The Straits Times[2], OCLC 8572659, archived from the original on 13 Sept 2016:
      "Atas", an oft-used term by Singaporeans to deride people for being too arrogant or high-class, was also included in the list.]

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AsturianEdit

IndonesianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Malay atas, from Proto-Malayic *atas, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *atas (compare Tagalog taas), from Proto-Austronesian *aCas.

AdverbEdit

atas

  1. upstairs

PrepositionEdit

atas

  1. on, upon, on top of
  2. upper, above
  3. in connection with, with reference to, regarding
  4. according to
  5. of
    Buku itu terdiri atas beberapa bab.
    That book consists of several chapters.
  6. due to, because of
  7. about
    Ia berlagak tidak mengerti atas masalah itu.
    He/she pretended not to understand about that problem.

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IrishEdit

VerbEdit

atas

  1. inflection of at:
    1. relative present indicative
    2. first-person singular past indicative dependent

MutationEdit

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

MalayEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Malayic *atas (compare Indonesian atas), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *atas (compare Tagalog taas), from Proto-Austronesian *aCas.

PronunciationEdit

PrepositionEdit

atas (Jawi spelling اتس)

  1. on, upon, on top of, above (abstract)

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Indonesian: atas

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PortugueseEdit

NounEdit

atas f sg

  1. Plural of noun ata.

VerbEdit

atas

  1. second-person singular (tu) present indicative of atar

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈatas/, [ˈat̪as]

VerbEdit

atas

  1. Informal second-person singular () present indicative form of atar.

TagalogEdit

NounEdit

atas

  1. order; command

NounEdit

atás

  1. allocation; partition (as of heirs obtaining shares of inheritance)

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