aw

EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

InterjectionEdit

aw

  1. Used to express disappointment/dismay.
    Aw, that's too bad...
  2. Used to express mild protest, entreaty, consternation, or disapproval.
    Aw, dad, why can't we go to Legoland?
  3. Used to express affection.
    Aw, you've got such a cute little baby!

AnagramsEdit


Central KurdishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Hap-, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ep-. Compare Persian آب ‎(âb), Baluchi آپ ‎(áp), Bakhtiari او ‎(aw), Pashto اوبه, Avestan 𐬀𐬞 ‎(ap), Sanskrit अप् ‎(áp).

NounEdit

aw ‎(transliteration needed)

  1. water

Derived termsEdit


ChuukeseEdit

NounEdit

aw

  1. mouth

ManxEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish om ‎(raw, uncooked) (compare Irish amh), from Proto-Celtic *omos (compare Welsh of), from Proto-Indo-European *h₃emós, *h₂eh₃mós. Cognates include Ancient Greek ὠμός ‎(ōmós), Sanskrit आम ‎(āmá) and Old Armenian հում ‎(hum, raw).

AdjectiveEdit

aw ‎(comparative awey)

  1. raw, uncooked
  2. crude
  3. undressed

NauruanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • áw (obsolete)

VerbEdit

aw

  1. swim

ScotsEdit

DeterminerEdit

aw

  1. Alternative form of a'

AdverbEdit

aw (not comparable)

  1. Alternative form of a'

NounEdit

aw (uncountable)

  1. Alternative form of a'
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