Translingual edit

Symbol edit

sah

  1. (international standards) ISO 639-2 & ISO 639-3 language code for Yakut.

English edit

Noun edit

sah

  1. Pronunciation spelling of sir.
    • 1878, Henry James, An International Episode[1]:
      The door was opened by a long Negro in a white jacket, who grinned familiarly when Lord Lambeth asked for Mr. Westgate.
      “He ain’t at home, sah; he’s downtown at his o’fice.”

Usage notes edit

  • Usually to suggest the speech of African-American slaves.

Alternative forms edit

Related terms edit

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Dogrib edit

Noun edit

sah

  1. bear (mammal)

French edit

Alternative forms edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Maghrebi Arabic صَحّ (ṣaḥḥ).

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /sah/, /saʁ/, /saχ/
  • (file)

Adjective edit

sah (invariable)

  1. (slang) serious
    «T’es sah? Le mec nous insulte et tu dis rien?»
    "Are you serious? The dude insults us and you don't say anything?"

Interjection edit

sah

  1. (slang) seriously

Derived terms edit

German edit

Pronunciation edit

Verb edit

sah

  1. first/third-person singular preterite of sehen

Gothic edit

Romanization edit

sah

  1. Romanization of 𐍃𐌰𐌷

Hungarian edit

 
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Etymology edit

From Ottoman Turkish شاه (şâh, ruler, shah), from Persian شاه (šâh, king). Doublet of sakk.

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

sah (plural sahok)

  1. shah

Declension edit

Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative sah sahok
accusative sahot sahokat
dative sahnak sahoknak
instrumental sahhal sahokkal
causal-final sahért sahokért
translative sahhá sahokká
terminative sahig sahokig
essive-formal sahként sahokként
essive-modal
inessive sahban sahokban
superessive sahon sahokon
adessive sahnál sahoknál
illative sahba sahokba
sublative sahra sahokra
allative sahhoz sahokhoz
elative sahból sahokból
delative sahról sahokról
ablative sahtól sahoktól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
sahé sahoké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
sahéi sahokéi
Possessive forms of sah
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. sahom sahjaim
2nd person sing. sahod sahjaid
3rd person sing. sahja sahjai
1st person plural sahunk sahjaink
2nd person plural sahotok sahjaitok
3rd person plural sahjuk sahjaik

Further reading edit

  • sah in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh. A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (‘The Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’, abbr.: ÉrtSz.). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962. Fifth ed., 1992: →ISBN

Anagrams edit

Indonesian edit

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): [ˈsah]
  • Hyphenation: sah

Etymology 1 edit

From Malay sah, from Arabic صَحَّ (ṣaḥḥa).

Adjective edit

sah

  1. correct, true.
    Synonym: benar
  2. real
    Synonyms: asli, autentik
  3. genuine, authentic, authoritative.
    Synonyms: asli, autentik

Verb edit

sah (active mengesahkan, passive disahkan)

  1. to be done correctly
  2. to be (officially) recognized/accepted.
    Synonym: berlaku
    Antonym: batal

Derived terms edit

Etymology 2 edit

Noun edit

sah (first-person possessive sahku, second-person possessive sahmu, third-person possessive sahnya)

  1. Alternative form of syah (shah)

Further reading edit

Malay edit

Etymology edit

Clipping of Arabic صحة

Pronunciation edit

Adjective edit

sah (Jawi spelling صح)

  1. valid; legitimate; lawful
    • 2019, Tan Sri Shamsuddin Abdul Kadir, Anak Seorang Drebar, Malaysian Institute of Translation & Books, →ISBN, page 294:
      Tanpa lesen yang sah, Pemasang Motor Motor Pahang tidak dapat beroperasi
      Without a valid licence, Motor Pahang Motorcycle Installers could not operate

Descendants edit

  • Indonesian: sah

Further reading edit

South Slavey edit

Alternative forms edit

Etymology edit

Cognates include Navajo shash and Dogrib sah.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): [sà(h)]
  • Hyphenation: sah

Noun edit

sah (stem -za-)

  1. bear

Inflection edit

Derived terms edit

References edit

  • Keren Rice (1989) A Grammar of Slave, Berlin, West Germany: Mouton de Gruyter, →ISBN, page 24

Spanish edit

Noun edit

sah m (plural sah)

  1. shah (king of Persia)

Further reading edit