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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 of use of this term, see Citations:bas.


CimbrianEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

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 f (plural bassen, diminutive basje n)

  1. bass (instrument)
  2. bass (low frequencies of sound)
  3. bass (singing voice)
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

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

NounEdit

bas m (plural bas)

  1. socks; stockings; feet
  2. lower end; bottom (of a thing)
See alsoEdit

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.

NounEdit

bâs f (plural bâs-bâs)

  1. bus

IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from Middle English bace, alteration of bars, from Old English bærs (a fish, perch), from Proto-Germanic *barsaz (perch), from Proto-Indo-European *bhars-, *bharst- (prickle, thorn, scale).

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.

NounEdit

bas (plural bas-bas, informal first-person possessive basku, second-person possessive basmu, third-person 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

From Old French base.

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.

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 Proto-Indo-European *gʷost-, *gʷosdʰ- (branch).

NounEdit

bas f

  1. palm (of the hand)

InflectionEdit

Feminine ā-stem
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative
Vocative
Accusative
Genitive
Dative
Initial mutations of a following adjective:
  • H = triggers aspiration
  • L = triggers lenition
  • N = triggers nasalization

Alternative formsEdit

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

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.

PolishEdit

 
Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl
 
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’” .

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 bass

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

 
Slovene Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia sl

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

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

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
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
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

Borrowed from Latin bassus (short, low).

AdjectiveEdit

bas

  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.