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EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

AdverbEdit

az (not comparable)

  1. Eye dialect spelling of as.
    • 1790, Noah Webster, A Collection of Essays and Fugitiv Writings, pages 340–341:
      The whole legiſlature likewize acts az a court for the trial of public delinquents.

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Church Slavonic азъ (azŭ).

NounEdit

az (uncountable)

  1. Name of the letter a in Cyrillic and Glagolitic alphabets.
TranslationsEdit

Further readingEdit

AnagramsEdit


AzeriEdit

Other scripts
Cyrillic
Roman az
Perso-Arabic

EtymologyEdit

Cognate with Old Turkic [script needed] (az, few, little, a bit, a little).

=PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

az

  1. few, little

AdverbEdit

az

  1. a bit, a little

Derived termsEdit


BretonEdit

PronounEdit

az

  1. you (sg acc.)

Crimean TatarEdit

EtymologyEdit

Cognate with Old Turkic [script needed] (az, few, little, a bit, a little).

AdjectiveEdit

az

  1. few, little

SynonymsEdit


GagauzEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Turkic *āŕ (few, a little). Compare Turkish az.

AdjectiveEdit

az

  1. few

HungarianEdit

PronunciationEdit

ArticleEdit

az

  1. the
    az iskola - the school

Usage notesEdit

Used before words beginning with a vowel.

Derived termsEdit

  • a, for words starting with a consonant

PronounEdit

az

  1. that
    Az ott egy ház. - That is a house over there.

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of az
singular plural
nominative az azok
accusative azt azokat
dative annak azoknak
instrumental azzal azokkal
causal-final azért azokért
translative azzá azokká
terminative addig azokig
essive-formal akként azokként
essive-modal
inessive abban azokban
superessive azon azokon
adessive annál azoknál
illative abba azokba
sublative arra azokra
allative ahhoz azokhoz
elative abból azokból
delative arról azokról
ablative attól azoktól

Derived termsEdit

DeterminerEdit

az

  1. that (used before a noun phrase with a definite article)
    Az a ház nagyon szép. - That house is very beautiful.

DeclensionEdit

  • uses the same declension as the pronoun above

See alsoEdit


LatvianEdit

PrepositionEdit

az (with genitive)

  1. (dialectal) behind; alternative form of aiz

MapudungunEdit

NounEdit

az (using Raguileo Alphabet)

  1. countenance; face; side
  2. form; colour; aspect
  3. personality; habit
  4. kinship

ReferencesEdit

  • Wixaleyiñ: Mapucezugun-wigkazugun pici hemvlcijka (Wixaleyiñ: Small Mapudungun-Spanish dictionary), Beretta, Marta; Cañumil, Dario; Cañumil, Tulio, 2008.

PortugueseEdit

NounEdit

az m (plural azes)

  1. Obsolete spelling of ás

TurkishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Ottoman Turkish آز (az, little), from Proto-Turkic *āŕ (few, a little), which, according to the controversial Altaic hypothesis, is possibly derived from Proto-Altaic *āŕa (small, scarce; recent). Cognate with Old Turkic 𐰀𐰕 (āz, few, little, a bit, a little), Karakhanid اازْ (āz, few, scanty).

AdjectiveEdit

az (comparative daha az, superlative en az)

  1. few, little
DeclensionEdit
Related termsEdit

AdverbEdit

az

  1. a bit, a little
AntonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

az

  1. second-person singular imperative of azmak