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LetterEdit

s (upper case S)

  1. The nineteenth letter of the basic modern Latin alphabet.

PronunciationEdit

SymbolEdit

s

  1. (IPA) voiceless alveolar fricative
  2. Symbol for second, an SI unit of measurement of time.

GalleryEdit

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Other representations of S:


EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (letter): IPA(key): /ɛs/
  • (phoneme): IPA(key): /s/, /z/, /ʒ/
(file)

LetterEdit

s (lower case, upper case S, plural s's)

  1. The nineteenth letter of the English alphabet, called ess and written in the Latin script.

NumberEdit

s (lower case, upper case S)

  1. The ordinal number nineteenth, derived from this letter of the English alphabet, called ess and written in the Latin script.

AbbreviationEdit

s

  1. (metrology) abbreviation for the scruple (unit of mass in the apothecaries' system)
  2. (physics) Abbreviation of strange quark.
  3. Alternative form of s.

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Derived termsEdit


AfarEdit

LetterEdit

s

  1. The fourth letter of the Afar alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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Alemannic GermanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

ArticleEdit

s n

  1. (definite) the
    • 1978, Rolf Lyssey and Christa Maerker, Die Schweizermacher (transcript):
      Wüssed Si, Herr Bodmer, das isches, was ich so bewundere an de Schwitzer: Ire Humor. I jedere Situazion s’richtige Wort.
      You know, Mr Bodmer, that's what I admire about the Swiss – their humour. The right word for every situation.
    • 2010, Pedro Lenz, Der Goalie bin ig:
      D Wohnig isch d Wohnig und ds Business isch ds Business.
      Accommodation is accommodation, and business is business.

DeclensionEdit

Alemannic German definite articles
Masculine Feminine Neuter Plural
Nominative/Accusative de
dr (Bern)
d s
ds (Bern)
d
Dative em der em de
  • Masculine nominative/accusative singular de has the form der before a vowel, e.g. der alt Maa ‘the old man’
  • Dative plural de has the form den before a vowel, e.g. den alte Fraue ‘(to) the old women’
  • Feminine singular d and plural d have the variant di before an adjective, e.g. di jung Mueter ‘the young mother’



AzeriEdit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

s lower case (upper case S)

  1. The twenty-fifth letter of the Azeri alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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CzechEdit

PronunciationEdit

PrepositionEdit

s

  1. with

Usage notesEdit

This preposition is followed by the instrumental case.

SynonymsEdit

AntonymsEdit


DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

s (lower case, upper case S)

  1. The nineteenth letter of the Dutch alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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  • Previous letter: r
  • Next letter: t

EgyptianEdit

NounEdit

 

 m

  1. The object depicted in the hieroglyph
     
    . The meaning of this term is uncertain. Possibilities include:
    1. A cloth

InflectionEdit

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 m

  1. A vessel or container (made of gold) [18th dynasty]

InflectionEdit

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 m

  1. A type of goose, especially as an offering for the dead [Old Kingdom]
  2. Variant form of sr (type of goose)

InflectionEdit

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 m

  1. abbreviation for snb (health) in the formula ꜥnḫ wḏꜣ snb (life, prosperity, health)

NounEdit

 

 m

  1. abbreviation for sw (he, him) [Middle and New Kingdom]

Alternative formsEdit

RomanizationEdit

s

  1. Alternative transliteration of z.

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EsperantoEdit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

s (lower case, upper case S)

  1. The twenty-second letter of the Esperanto alphabet, called so and written in the Latin script.

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FaroeseEdit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

s (upper case S)

  1. The twenty-first letter of the Faroese alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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FulaEdit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

s (lower case, upper case S)

  1. A letter of the Fula alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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HungarianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈʃ]
  • (file)
  • (conjunction): IPA(key): [ˈʃ]
  • (letter name): IPA(key): [ˈɛʃː]

ConjunctionEdit

s

  1. and (short variant of és (and))

Derived termsEdit

(Compound words):

(Expressions):

LetterEdit

s

  1. The thirty-first letter of the Hungarian alphabet, written in the Latin script. Pronounced sh as in she.

IdoEdit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

s (upper case S)

  1. The nineteenth letter of the Ido alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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ItalianEdit

NounEdit

s m, f (invariable)

  1. See under S

LatvianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Proposed in 1908 as part of the new Latvian spelling by the scientific commission headed by K. Mīlenbahs, which was accepted and began to be taught in schools in 1909. Prior to that, Latvian had been written in German Fraktur, and sporadically in Cyrillic.

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S

s (lower case, upper case S)

  1. The twenty-sixth letter of the Latvian alphabet, called es and written in the Latin script.

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LivonianEdit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

s (upper case S)

  1. The thirty-first letter of the Livonian alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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MalayEdit

LetterEdit

s (lower case, upper case S)

  1. The nineteenth letter of the Malay alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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NorwegianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (letter name): IPA(key): /esː/, /ɛsː/
  • (phoneme): IPA(key): /s/, (in sj, skj, sk, sl) /ʃ/, (in rs) /ʂ/

LetterEdit

s

  1. The nineteenth letter of the Norwegian alphabet, written in the Latin script.

PortugueseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

LetterEdit

s (lower case, upper case S)

  1. The nineteenth letter of the Portuguese alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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Etymology 2Edit

Alternative formsEdit

AdverbEdit

s

  1. (Internet slang, text messaging) Abbreviation of sim.

NounEdit

s m (plural s)

  1. (Internet slang, text messaging) Abbreviation of sim.

InterjectionEdit

s

  1. (Internet slang, text messaging) Abbreviation of sim.

Etymology 3Edit

NounEdit

s

  1. Abbreviation of segundo.
    1. Used to indicate any sequence of time in seconds.
      O atleta completou a corrida em 1h20min45s - The athlete completed the race in 1 hour, 21 minutes and 45 seconds

Usage notesEdit

  • This abbreviation uses no spaces or points and must always follow a number.
  • This abbreviation is often preceded by a number followed by m, used to represent minutes, which can be in turn preceded by h, to represent hours.
    • Example: 20h43min08s

RomanianEdit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

s (lowercase, capital S)

  1. The twenty-first letter of the Romanian alphabet, written in the Latin script. Representing the phoneme /s/. Preceded by r and followed by ş.

SaanichEdit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

s

  1. The thirty-ninth letter of the Saanich alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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Serbo-CroatianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

See Translingual section.

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

s (Cyrillic spelling с)

  1. The 24th letter of the Serbo-Croatian Latin alphabet (gajica), preceded by r and followed by š.

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Slavic *sъ(n), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱom.

Alternative formsEdit

  • (see usage notes) sa

PronunciationEdit

PrepositionEdit

s (Cyrillic spelling с)

  1. (with instrumental) with, together with, along with
    raditi s nekimto work with somebody
    svađati se s nekimto quarrel with somebody
    ratovati s nekimto wage war with somebody
    d(j)evojka s plavom kosoma girl with blonde hair
    s godinama dolazi mudrostwith age comes wisdom
    s ljubavljuwith love
  2. (with instrumental) miscellaneous prepositional senses in various phrases
    što je s tobom?what's wrong with you?
    s vremenomin time
    pozdraviti se s nekimto greet somebody
  3. (with genitive) from, off
    pao sam sa stablaI fell from the tree
    s druge straneon the other side
    sa zapadafrom the west
    s leđafrom the back
    promatrati s prozorato observe from the window
    ljudi s planinepeople from the mountain
  4. (with genitive) because of (= iz, zbȍg)
    s tog razlogafor that reason
Usage notesEdit

s takes the alternative form sa in the following environments:

  • before /s, š, z, ž/:
    sa stránēaside
    sa škȏlōmwith school
    sa zȗbomwith tooth
    sa živòtomwith life
  • before consonant clusters where the second consonant is /s, š, z/:
    sà psom (sa psȍm)with dog
    sa pšènicōmwith wheat
    sa ȑzānjemwith neighing
  • before instrumental form of first-person pronoun (I)
    sȁ mnȏmwith me

Etymology 3Edit

Alternative formsEdit

AbbreviationEdit

s (Cyrillic spelling с)

  1. (grammar) neuter gender (srednji rod)

Skolt SamiEdit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

s (upper case S)

  1. The twenty-eighth letter of the Skolt Sami alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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SlovakEdit

PronunciationEdit

PrepositionEdit

s (+ instrumental)

  1. with

SynonymsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • s in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

SloveneEdit

PronunciationEdit

PrepositionEdit

s

  1. Alternative form of z

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (phoneme) IPA(key): /s/, /s̺/, /s̄/
  • (letter name) IPA(key): /ˈese/
    • (file)

LetterEdit

s (lower case, upper case S)

  1. The twentieth letter of the Spanish alphabet, written in the Latin script.

SwedishEdit

AbbreviationEdit

s

  1. page; Abbreviation of sida.
  2. Swedish Social Democratic Party; Abbreviation of Socialdemokraterna.

TurkishEdit

LetterEdit

s (lower case, upper case S)

  1. The twenty-second letter of the Turkish alphabet, called se and written in the Latin script.

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TurkmenEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (phoneme) IPA(key): /θ/, /s/

LetterEdit

s (upper case S)

  1. The twenty-second letter of the Turkmen alphabet, called es and written in the Latin script.

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ZuluEdit

LetterEdit

s (lower case, upper case S)

  1. The nineteenth letter of the Zulu alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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