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NounEdit

fas

  1. plural of fa

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CatalanEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

fas

  1. plural of fa

VerbEdit

fas

  1. second-person singular present indicative form of fer

GalicianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

VerbEdit

fas

  1. second-person singular present indicative of facer

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

fas m pl

  1. plural of fa

GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

fas

  1. Imperative singular of fasen.

IcelandicEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

fas n (genitive singular fass, no plural)

  1. deportment, manner

DeclensionEdit


LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *bʰeh₂os (utterance, saying), a derivative of the root *bʰeh₂- (to speak) whence also Latin for, fārī.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

fās n sg (indeclinable, no genitive)

  1. (uncountable) dictates of religion, divine law (opp. iūs, human law), or an obligation thereunder
    hoc contra ius fasque est
    this is against law and divine law
    • Corpus Reformatorum, volume 38, page 235:
      Itaque si fas non est patris, vel filii, patrui vel nepotis uxorem habere in matrimonio, unum et idem de fratris uxore sentire convenit: de qua similis prorsus lex uno contextu et tenore perlata est.
      And so if divine law is that the father, or the son, the uncle or the nephew are not to have a wife in marriage, it comes together as one and the same thing about the brother's wife: from which a similar law is conveyed by means of connecting and grasping [a pattern].
    • Aeneid I.206:
      illic fas regna resurgere Troiae.
      There it is divine will that the kingdom of Troy shall rise again.
  2. (uncountable) the will of God; a predetermined destiny

DeclensionEdit

Not declined; used only in the nominative and accusative singular., singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative fās
Genitive
Dative
Accusative fās
Ablative
Vocative

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • fas in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • fas in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • fas in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to trample all law under foot: ius ac fas omne delere
  • fas in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • fas in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin
  • De Vaan, Michiel (2008) Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 203

Northern SamiEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (Kautokeino) IPA(key): /ˈfas/

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Samic *vëstē.

AdverbEdit

fas

  1. again, once more
  2. on the other hand

Further readingEdit

  • Koponen, Eino; Ruppel, Klaas; Aapala, Kirsti, editors (2002-2008) Álgu database: Etymological database of the Saami languages[2], Helsinki: Research Institute for the Languages of Finland

Norwegian BokmålEdit

VerbEdit

fas

  1. imperative of fase

SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

NounEdit

fas c

  1. a phase, a time period
  2. a phase (angular difference in periodic waves)
    i fas, ur fas
    in phase, out of phase
  3. a sloping edge

DeclensionEdit

Declension of fas 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative fas fasen faser faserna
Genitive fas fasens fasers fasernas

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WolofEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic فَرَس(faras).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

fas (definite form fas wi)

  1. horse