EnglishEdit

NounEdit

bas

  1. plural of ba

VerbEdit

bas

  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of ba

AnagramsEdit


AfrikaansEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bas (plural [please provide])

  1. bass (instrument)
  2. bass (low frequencies of sound)

ReferencesEdit


CebuanoEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: ba‧las

NounEdit

bas

  1. sand

QuotationsEdit

For quotations using this term, see Citations:bas.


CimbrianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German waz, from Old High German waz, from Proto-West Germanic *hwat, from Proto-Germanic *hwat, nominative and accusative singular neuter of *hwaz. Cognate with German was, English what.

PronounEdit

bas (dative bassame)

  1. (Sette Comuni, interrogative) what, which
    Bas hasto khöt?What did you say?
    Bas khösto?What are you saying?

ReferencesEdit

  • “bas” in Martalar, Umberto Martello; Bellotto, Alfonso (1974) Dizionario della lingua Cimbra dei Sette Communi vicentini, 1st edition, Roana, Italy: Instituto di Cultura Cimbra A. Dal Pozzo

Crimean TatarEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Italian basso (low).

NounEdit

bas

  1. bass, bass singer

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Mirjejev, V. A.; Usejinov, S. M. (2002) Ukrajinsʹko-krymsʹkotatarsʹkyj slovnyk [Ukrainian – Crimean Tatar Dictionary]‎[1], Simferopol: Dolya, →ISBN

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /bɑs/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: bas
  • Rhymes: -ɑs
  • Homophone: Bas

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from Middle French basse, from Italian basso, from Late Latin bassus.

NounEdit

bas m (plural bassen, diminutive basje n)

  1. bass (instrument)
  2. bass (low frequencies of sound)
  3. bass (singing voice)
Derived termsEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Indonesian: bas (bass)
  • Papiamentu: bas

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

VerbEdit

bas

  1. first-person singular present indicative of bassen
  2. imperative of bassen

FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old French bas, from Late Latin bassus.

AdjectiveEdit

bas (feminine singular basse, masculine plural bas, feminine plural basses)

  1. low
  2. bass
Derived termsEdit

AdverbEdit

bas

  1. low

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

bas m (plural bas)

  1. socks; stockings; feet
  2. lower end; bottom (of a thing)
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Shortened from bas-de-chausses.

NounEdit

bas m (plural bas)

  1. stocking
Derived termsEdit

AnagramsEdit

Further readingEdit


FriulianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin bassus.

AdjectiveEdit

bas

  1. low

AntonymsEdit


HausaEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English bus.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bâs f (plural bâs-bâs)

  1. bus

IndonesianEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈbas]
  • Hyphenation: bas

Etymology 1Edit

From Dutch bas (bass), from Middle French basse, from Italian basso, from Late Latin bassus.

NounEdit

bas (first-person possessive basku, second-person possessive basmu, third-person possessive basnya)

  1. bass,
    1. a low spectrum of sound tones.
    2. a section of musical group that produces low-pitched sound, lower than the baritone and tenor.
    3. one who sings in the bass range.

Etymology 2Edit

From Dutch baas (boss), from Middle Dutch baes (master of a household, friend), from Old Dutch *baso (uncle, kinsman), from Proto-Germanic *baswô. Cognates include Middle Low German bās (supervisor, foreman), Old Frisian bas (master); possibly also Old High German basa ("father's sister, cousin"; > German Base (aunt, cousin)). Doublet of bos.

NounEdit

bas (first-person possessive basku, second-person possessive basmu, third-person possessive basnya)

  1. (colloquial) boss, chief, superior
    Synonyms: bos, mandor, pemborong, pembesar, kepala

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Salmon Claudine. Malay (and Javanese) Loan-words in Chinese as a Mirror of Cultural Exchanges. In: Archipel, volume 78, 2009. pp. 181-208

Further readingEdit


IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from Middle English bace, alteration of bars, from Old English bærs (a fish, perch), from Proto-West Germanic *bars (perch).

NounEdit

bas f (genitive singular baise, nominative plural basa)

  1. sea bass
DeclensionEdit
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from English boss, from Dutch baas, from Middle Dutch baes (master of a household, friend), from Old Dutch *baso (uncle, kinsman), from Proto-Germanic *baswô, masculine form of *baswōn (father's sister, aunt, cousin).

NounEdit

bas m (genitive singular bas, nominative plural basanna)

  1. boss (person in charge)
  2. the best (of its class, etc.)
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 3Edit

NounEdit

bas f (genitive singular baise, nominative plural basa)

  1. Alternative form of bos

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
bas bhas mbas
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further readingEdit


MalayEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English bus.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bas (plural bas-bas, informal 1st possessive basku, impolite 2nd possessive basmu, 3rd possessive basnya)

  1. bus

Middle EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from Old French bas, from Late Latin bassus.

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

bas

  1. Low, short; lacking in height or altitude.
  2. Positioned or placed low; lower than surrounding places.
  3. Quiet; lacking in loudness or volume.
  4. Poor, unlucky, common; of low rank or wealth.
  5. (rare) Low-quality; degraded.
DescendantsEdit
ReferencesEdit

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

bas

  1. Alternative form of base

NormanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French [Term?], from Late Latin bassus.

AdjectiveEdit

bas m

  1. (Guernsey, Jersey) low

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

bas m (plural bas)

  1. (Jersey) ground floor

OccitanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin bassus.

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

AdjectiveEdit

bas m (feminine singular bassa, masculine plural basses, feminine plural bassas)

  1. low
    Antonyms: naut, aut

Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin bassus.

AdjectiveEdit

bas m (oblique and nominative feminine singular base)

  1. low (near the ground)

DescendantsEdit


Old IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Celtic *bostā (palm, fist) (compare Breton boz (hollow of the hand)), from dialectal Proto-Indo-European *gʷost-eh₂ ~ *gʷosdʰ-eh₂ (branch).

NounEdit

bas f

  1. palm (of the hand)

InflectionEdit

Feminine ā-stem
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative basL, bass baisL, bois(s) bassaH
Vocative basL, bass baisL, bois(s) bassaH
Accusative baisN, bois(s) baisL, bois(s) bassaH
Genitive baiseH, boise basL basN
Dative baisL, bois(s) bassaib bassaib
Initial mutations of a following adjective:
  • H = triggers aspiration
  • L = triggers lenition
  • N = triggers nasalization

Alternative formsEdit

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Irish: bos
  • Scottish Gaelic: bas

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

VerbEdit

bas

  1. third-person singular present subjunctive relative of is

Alternative formsEdit

MutationEdit

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
bas bas
pronounced with /v(ʲ)-/
mbas
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

PalauanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Pre-Palauan *baca, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *baʀah, from Proto-Austronesian *baʀah.

NounEdit

bas

  1. ember

PhaluraEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Urdu بس(bas), from Persian بس(bas, enough).

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

bas (Perso-Arabic spelling بس)

  1. enough
  2. in short
  3. okay

ReferencesEdit

  • Liljegren, Henrik; Haider, Naseem (2011) Palula Vocabulary (FLI Language and Culture Series; 7)‎[2], Islamabad, Pakistan: Forum for Language Initiatives, →ISBN

PolishEdit

 
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bas

EtymologyEdit

From Latin bassus.[1]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bas m inan

  1. bass (low spectrum of sound, an instrument or a singer)
  2. a bass loudspeaker

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • bas in Polish dictionaries at PWN

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Brückner, Aleksander (1927), “bas”, in Słownik etymologiczny języka polskiego (in Polish): “jak wszelkie inne nazwy, alt i t. d., z łac.; bassus, ‘niski’” .

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Italian basso or French basse.

NounEdit

bas m (uncountable)

  1. (music) bass

DeclensionEdit


RomanschEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan, Surmiran, Puter, Vallader) bass

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin bassus.

AdjectiveEdit

bas m (f bassa, m pl bas, f pl bassas)

  1. (Vallader) deep, low

Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish bas

NounEdit

bas f (genitive boise, dative bois, plural basan)

  1. palm (of a hand)
    buailibh ur basan - clap your hands
  2. (dated) spoke

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Italian basso, from Late Latin bassus.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bȁs m (Cyrillic spelling ба̏с)

  1. bass

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • bas” in Hrvatski jezični portal

SloveneEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bȃs m inan

  1. bass (low frequency sound)

InflectionEdit

Masculine inan., hard o-stem
nom. sing. bás
gen. sing. bása
singular dual plural
nominative bás bása bási
accusative bás bása báse
genitive bása básov básov
dative básu básoma básom
locative básu básih básih
instrumental básom básoma bási

Southern KamEdit

NounEdit

bas

  1. aunt

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin basis.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bas c

  1. base; foundation
  2. (mathematics) base, basis; a set of vectors which span a certain space
  3. (mathematics) base; the lower, horizontal line in a triangle or the horizontal plane in a cone, pyramid etc.
  4. (chemistry) base; alkali
  5. (molecular biology, colloquial) nucleotide in the context of a DNA or RNA polymer
  6. bass guitar
  7. a permanent structure for housing a military

DeclensionEdit

Declension of bas 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative bas basen baser baserna
Genitive bas basens basers basernas

SynonymsEdit

See alsoEdit

NounEdit

bas c

  1. (dated) a (minor) officer or boss; the person in charge of the daily work

DeclensionEdit

Declension of bas 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative bas basen basar basarna
Genitive bas basens basars basarnas

SynonymsEdit

See alsoEdit

NounEdit

bas c

  1. (uncountable, music) the tones of lowest frequency
  2. musical instruments, musicians, singers or loudspeakers presenting such tones

DeclensionEdit

Declension of bas 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative bas basen basar basarna
Genitive bas basens basars basarnas

See alsoEdit


TatarEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

bas

  1. price

TernateEdit

EtymologyEdit

Possibly from Dutch bassin.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bas

  1. a washbasin

ReferencesEdit

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

Tok PisinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English bus.

NounEdit

bas

  1. bus

TurkishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈbas/
  • Hyphenation: bas

NounEdit

bas (definite accusative bası, plural baslar)

  1. (music) bass

DeclensionEdit

Inflection
Nominative bas
Definite accusative bası
Singular Plural
Nominative bas baslar
Definite accusative bası basları
Dative basa baslara
Locative basta baslarda
Ablative bastan baslardan
Genitive basın basların
Possessive forms
Nominative
Singular Plural
1st singular basım baslarım
2nd singular basın basların
3rd singular bası basları
1st plural basımız baslarımız
2nd plural basınız baslarınız
3rd plural basları basları
Definite accusative
Singular Plural
1st singular basımı baslarımı
2nd singular basını baslarını
3rd singular basını baslarını
1st plural basımızı baslarımızı
2nd plural basınızı baslarınızı
3rd plural baslarını baslarını
Dative
Singular Plural
1st singular basıma baslarıma
2nd singular basına baslarına
3rd singular basına baslarına
1st plural basımıza baslarımıza
2nd plural basınıza baslarınıza
3rd plural baslarına baslarına
Locative
Singular Plural
1st singular basımda baslarımda
2nd singular basında baslarında
3rd singular basında baslarında
1st plural basımızda baslarımızda
2nd plural basınızda baslarınızda
3rd plural baslarında baslarında
Ablative
Singular Plural
1st singular basımdan baslarımdan
2nd singular basından baslarından
3rd singular basından baslarından
1st plural basımızdan baslarımızdan
2nd plural basınızdan baslarınızdan
3rd plural baslarından baslarından
Genitive
Singular Plural
1st singular basımın baslarımın
2nd singular basının baslarının
3rd singular basının baslarının
1st plural basımızın baslarımızın
2nd plural basınızın baslarınızın
3rd plural baslarının baslarının
Predicative forms
Singular Plural
1st singular basım baslarım
2nd singular bassın baslarsın
3rd singular bas
bastır
baslar
baslardır
1st plural basız baslarız
2nd plural bassınız baslarsınız
3rd plural baslar baslardır

VerbEdit

bas

  1. second-person singular imperative of basmak

WelshEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Welsh bas, from Old French bas, from Latin bassus (short, low).

AdjectiveEdit

bas (feminine singular bas, plural beision, equative based, comparative basach, superlative basaf)

  1. shallow
    Paid â neidio i mewn i ben bas y pwll.
    Don't jump into the shallow end of the pool.

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from Latin basis (foundation, base) and from English base.

NounEdit

bas m (plural basau)

  1. base
    Y nod yw taro'r bêl gyda'r bat a rhedeg i gyrraedd cynifer ag sydd modd o'r basau nes cyrraedd yn ôl i'r bas cychwynnol.
    The aim is to hit the ball with the bat and run in order to reach as many of the bases as possible until you arrive back at the initial base.

Derived termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

Borrowed from English bass or perhaps the same word as the first definition above.

NounEdit

bas m (plural basau)

  1. (music) bass
    Mae e'n canu bas.
    He sings bass.

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
bas fas mas unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.