See also: PAH

EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [pʼa], [pʼaʰ]
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InterjectionEdit

pah

  1. Used to express distaste, disgust or outrage.
    • c. 1603–1606, William Shakespeare, “The Tragedie of King Lear”, in Mr. William Shakespeares Comedies, Histories, & Tragedies: Published According to the True Originall Copies (First Folio), London: Printed by Isaac Iaggard, and Ed[ward] Blount, published 1623, OCLC 606515358, [Act IV, scene vi]:
      Fie! fie! fie! pah! pah! Give me an ounce of civet, good apothecary, to sweeten my imagination.
    • (Can we date this quote by Washington Irving and provide title, author's full name, and other details?), The Spectre Bridegroom
      She was rarely suffered out of their sight; never went beyond the domains of the castle, unless well attended, or, rather, well watched; had continual lectures read to her about strict decorum and implicit obedience; and, as to the men—pah! she was taught to hold them at such distance and distrust that, unless properly authorized, she would not have cast a glance upon the handsomest cavalier in the world—no, not if he were even dying at her feet.
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pah (plural pahs)

  1. Dated form of pa (Maori fort).

AnagramsEdit


AlbanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Albanian *pauja, from Proto-Indo-European *pouǐo. Compare Armenian հոգի (hogi, breath).

NounEdit

pah m

  1. scab, dust
Related termsEdit

CahuillaEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Uto-Aztecan *pahi.

NumeralEdit

páh

  1. three

Min NanEdit

For pronunciation and definitions of pah – see (“hundred; numerous; countless; etc.”).
(This character, pah, is the Pe̍h-ōe-jī form of .)

PawneeEdit

NounEdit

pah

  1. moon

PohnpeianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Oceanic *pat, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *pat, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *əpat, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *əpat, from Proto-Austronesian *Səpat.

PronunciationEdit

NumeralEdit

pah

  1. four

Uab MetoEdit

NounEdit

pah

  1. country

ZouEdit

NounEdit

pah

  1. lily

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