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CornishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Brythonic *glas, from Proto-Celtic *glastos.

PronunciationEdit

  • (Revived Middle Cornish) IPA(key): [ɡlaːz]
  • (Revived Late Cornish) IPA(key): [ɡlæːz]

AdjectiveEdit

glas

  1. blue
  2. green (of living things)
  3. grey

SynonymsEdit

MutationEdit


DalmatianEdit

NounEdit

glas

  1. Alternative form of glaz

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Middle Low German glas.

NounEdit

glas n (singular definite glasset, plural indefinite glas)

  1. (uncountable) glass (substance)
  2. glass (drinking vessel)
  3. (nautical) bells, a mark given by the bells of a ship every half hour to mark the passing of time during a four-hour watch. There were eight bells per watch and then the counting started from the beginning.

InflectionEdit


DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch glas, from Proto-Germanic *glasą, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰel- (to shine, shimmer, glow). Compare Low German Glas, German Glas, English glass, West Frisian glês, Icelandic gler.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

glas n (plural glazen, diminutive glaasje n)

  1. (uncountable) glass (material)
    Vensters zijn gemaakt van glas.
    Windows are made of glass.
  2. (countable) glass (vessel)
    Staan er al glazen op tafel?
    Are there glasses on the table yet?
  3. (countable) glass (quantity)
    Drink even een glas water.
    Drink a glass of water.

Derived termsEdit

AnagramsEdit


FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Middle Low German glas.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

glas n (genitive singular glas, plural gløs)

  1. glass (material)
  2. glass (beverage container)
  3. glass (quantity)
  4. little bottle

DeclensionEdit

n12 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative glas glasið gløs gløsini
Accusative glas glasið gløs gløsini
Dative glasi glasinum gløsum gløsunum
Genitive glas glasins glasa glasanna

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *classum, from Latin classicum.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

glas m (plural glas)

  1. (funeral) bell
  2. (figuratively) death knell (omen)

Further readingEdit


IcelandicEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

glas n (genitive singular glass, nominative plural glös)

  1. glass (beverage container)

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit


IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Irish glas, from Proto-Celtic *glastos.

AdjectiveEdit

glas (genitive singular masculine glais, genitive singular feminine glaise, plural glasa, comparative glaise)

  1. green (of grass, trees, etc.)
  2. grey (of sheep, horses, cloth, wool, etc.; of eyes)
  3. (politics) green
  4. (figuratively) inexperienced
DeclensionEdit
Derived termsEdit
See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Irish glas (clasp, lock).

NounEdit

glas m (genitive singular glais, nominative plural glais)

  1. lock
DeclensionEdit

See alsoEdit

Colors in Irish · dathanna (layout · text)
     bán      liath      dubh      donn
             bándearg              dearg, corcairdhearg              oráiste              buí, bánbhuí
             ?              glas              {{{mint green}}}, {{{dark green}}}              cian, ?
             gormghlas              gorm              ?, indeagó              maigeanta, corcra

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
glas ghlas nglas
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further readingEdit

  • "glas" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • Entries containing “glas” in English-Irish Dictionary, An Gúm, 1959, by Tomás de Bhaldraithe.
  • Entries containing “glas” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.

KurdishEdit

 
glas

NounEdit

glas f

  1. glass (substance)

Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch glas, from Proto-Germanic *glasą.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

glas n

  1. glass (substance)

DescendantsEdit

Further readingEdit

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

Middle EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old English glæs.

NounEdit

glas

  1. glass (substance)

DescendantsEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Low German glas

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

glas n (definite singular glaset, indefinite plural glas, definite plural glasa)

  1. glass (hard and transparent material)
  2. glass (drink container made of glass)
  3. window

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit


Old IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Celtic *glastos.

AdjectiveEdit

glas

  1. green, greenish (especially of growing things, grass, trees, etc.)
  2. blue, green-blue, grey-blue
  3. the colour of the blue dye extracted from woad
  4. metallic in colour
  5. the colour of frost or ice
  6. shades of grey
  7. wan (of complexion)
  8. bluish, livid, discolored
  9. faded (of clothing)
InflectionEdit

This adjective needs an inflection-table template.

DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

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NounEdit

glas m, f

  1. lock, fetter, clasp, bolt
  2. winding up, conclusion
InflectionEdit

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

DescendantsEdit

MutationEdit

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

Old SaxonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *glasą, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰel- (to shine, shimmer, glow). Compare Old English glæs, Old Dutch glas, Old Frisian gles, Old High German glas, clas, Old Norse gler.

NounEdit

glas n

  1. glass

DescendantsEdit


RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From a Slavic language, from Proto-Slavic *golsъ.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

glas n (plural glasuri)

  1. voice
  2. vote

DeclensionEdit

SynonymsEdit


Scottish GaelicEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Irish glas, from Proto-Celtic *glastos.

AdjectiveEdit

glas

  1. green (of grass, trees, etc.; also "inexperienced")
  2. grey (of sheep, horses, cloth, wool, etc.; also of eyes)
DeclensionEdit
Case Masculine singular Feminine singular Plural
Nominative glas ghlas glasa
Vocative glais glas glasa
Genitive ghlais ghlais/glaise glas
Dative ghlas ghlais glasa

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Irish glas (clasp, lock).

NounEdit

glas f (genitive singular glais or glaise, plural glasan)

  1. lock
Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

glas (past ghlas, future glasaidh, verbal noun glasadh, past participle glaste)

  1. lock
Alternative formsEdit

See alsoEdit

Colors in Scottish Gaelic · dathan (layout · text)
     bàn      glas      dubh      donn
             pinc              dearg, ruadh              orainds              buidhe, donn
             uaine              uaine              gorm, gorm              liath, glas
             liath              gorm              purpaidh, guirmean              pinc, purpaidh

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *golsъ.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

glȃs m (Cyrillic spelling гла̑с)

  1. voice
  2. vote
  3. (expressively) news
  4. (linguistics) phone

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • glas” in Hrvatski jezični portal

SloveneEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *golsъ.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

glás m inan (genitive glasú or glása, nominative plural glasôvi or glási)

  1. voice

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit


SpanishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

glas (invariable)

  1. Only used in azúcar glas

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Swedish glas, from Middle Low German glas, from Proto-Germanic *glasą and ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰel- (to shine, shimmer, glow).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

glas n

  1. glass (material)
  2. glass (vessel)

DeclensionEdit

Declension of glas 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative glas glaset glas glasen
Genitive glas glasets glas glasens

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit


Tok PisinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English glass.

NounEdit

glas

  1. glass (as in glass of water)

WelshEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Brythonic *glas, from Proto-Celtic *glastos.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

glas (feminine singular glas, plural gleision, equative glased, comparative glasach, superlative glasaf)

  1. blue
  2. inexperienced
    • 2001, Menna Elfyn, "Er cof am Kelly":
      Panig wedi'r poen. / "My God its only a little girl" / Meddai'r glas filwr.

MutationEdit

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

See alsoEdit

Colors in Welsh · lliwiau (layout · text)
     gwyn      llwyd      du      brown
             pinc              coch, rhudd              oren, melyngoch              melyn, melynwyn
             gwyrdd leim              gwyrdd              {{{mint green}}}, {{{dark green}}}              gwyrddlas, glaswyrdd
             asur, gwynlas              glas              fioled, indigo              majenta, porffor