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EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

das

  1. plural of da (father)

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

ContractionEdit

das

  1. (African American Vernacular) That is; that's

AnagramsEdit


AfrikaansEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch das.

NounEdit

das (plural dasse, diminutive dassie)

  1. tie, necktie
  2. badger
  3. hyrax

SynonymsEdit


AromanianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Greek δάσος (dásos).

NounEdit

das n

  1. forest, woods

SynonymsEdit


CornishEdit

NounEdit

das

  1. Soft mutation of tas.

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from German das, a euphemistic contraction of das Haus (the house) or das Häuschen (the little house).

NounEdit

das n (singular definite dasset, plural indefinite dasser)

  1. (colloquial) privy, outhouse

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit


DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch das, from Old Dutch *thas, from Proto-Germanic *þahsuz.

NounEdit

das m (plural dassen, diminutive dasje n)

  1. (zoology) A badger, various species of genera Meles and Taxidea.
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Uncertain, possibly from Italian dossi (fur collar).

NounEdit

das f (plural dassen, diminutive dasje n)

  1. necktie
  2. scarf
Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • M. J. Koenen & J. Endepols, Verklarend Handwoordenboek der Nederlandse Taal (tevens Vreemde-woordentolk), Groningen, Wolters-Noordhoff, 1969 (26th edition) [Dutch dictionary in Dutch]

FalaEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese das, from de + as.

PrepositionEdit

das f pl (singular da, masculine do, masculine plural dos)

  1. contraction of de (of) + as (the)
    • 2000, Domingo Frades Gaspar, Vamus a falal: Notas pâ coñocel y platical en nosa fala, Editora regional da Extremadura, Theme III, Chapter 1: A “F” Inicial en Nossa Fala:
      Un-a das características que mais nos diferencia das forma de falal de nossus vidiñus, cacereñus i salmantinus, é o mantinimentu da “F” inicial latina []
      One of the characteristics which most sets us apart from our neighbour’s, from Cáceres and Salamanca, way of speaking is the keeping of the Latin initial “F” []

Fiji HindiEdit

NumeralEdit

das

  1. (cardinal) The number ten

ReferencesEdit


FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Verlan of SIDA

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

das m (uncountable)

  1. (slang) AIDS

GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From contraction of preposition de (of, from) + feminine plural definite article as (the).

PronunciationEdit

ContractionEdit

das f pl (masculine do, feminine da, masculine plural dos)

  1. of the; from the

GermanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • -'s (as in an's, in's)
  • -s (as in ans, ins)
  • 's, es (for the article; informal or poetic)
  • dat (colloquial in western and parts of northern Germany)

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German daz, from Proto-Germanic *þat. Compare Dutch dat, English that.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /das/ (standard)
  • IPA(key): /daːs/ (some speakers in south-western Germany; when stressed)
  • (file)
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -as
  • Homophone: dass

ArticleEdit

das n (definite, nominative)

  1. the; nominative singular neuter of der
  2. the; accusative singular neuter of der

DeclensionEdit

German definite articles
Masculine Feminine Neuter Plural
Nominative der die das die
Genitive des der des der
Dative dem der dem den
Accusative den die das die

PronounEdit

das

  1. who, that, which (relative) (In a subordinate clause, indicates a person or thing referenced in the main clause. Used with neuter singular referents).
    Ich kenne ein Mädchen, das das kann.
    I know a girl who can do that.
  2. this, that (demonstrative)
    Das ist mein Haus.
    This is my house.
  3. (colloquial) it
    Ich hab' das nich'.
    I don't have it.

DeclensionEdit

Declension of der
masculine feminine neuter plural
nominative der die das die
genitive dessen deren
younger also: derer
dessen derer
deren
dative dem der dem denen
accusative den die das die

ConjunctionEdit

das

  1. Obsolete spelling of dass

LatinEdit

LojbanEdit

RafsiEdit

das

  1. rafsi of dasni.

Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch *thas, from Proto-Germanic *þahsuz.

NounEdit

das m

  1. badger, European badger

InflectionEdit

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

DescendantsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • das”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • das”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929

NavajoEdit

NounEdit

das

  1. weight

PortugueseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Contraction of de (of) + as (the).

PronunciationEdit

ContractionEdit

das f pl

  1. Contraction of de as.; of the; from the (feminine plural)
    • 1572, Luís Vaz de Camões, Os Lusíadas, 5th canto:
      Animais que elles tem em mais eſtima / Que todo o outro gado das manadas:
      Animals which they hold in higher esteem / Than any other cattle of the herds:

QuotationsEdit

See alsoEdit

  • da (singular form)
  • dos (masculine form)
  • do (singular masculine form)

SpanishEdit

VerbEdit

das

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

Tok PisinEdit

EtymologyEdit

English dust

NounEdit

das

  1. dirt; dust
    • 1989, Buk Baibel long Tok Pisin, Bible Society of Papua New Guinea, Genesis 3:14 (translation here):
      Na God, Bikpela i tokim snek olsem, “Yu bin mekim dispela pasin nogut, olsem na nau mi gat strongpela tok bilong daunim yu. Bai yu gat bikpela hevi. Hevi yu karim bai i winim hevi bilong olgeta arapela animal. Nau na long olgeta taim bihain bai yu wokabaut long bel bilong yu tasol. Na bai yu kaikai das bilong graun.
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VolapükEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from German dass (that).

ConjunctionEdit

das

  1. (connecting noun clause) that

West FrisianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Germanic *þahsuz.

NounEdit

das ?

  1. badger

Etymology 2Edit

Origin unknown.

NounEdit

das ? (plural dassen)

  1. scarf, shawl