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EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

seas

  1. plural of sea

Related termsEdit

AnagramsEdit


EstonianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Inessive case of siga.

NounEdit

seas

  1. Inessive singular form of siga.

Etymology 2Edit

Derived from segama ‎(to stir, to mix)

PostpositionEdit

seas

  1. among, amongst
    Rahva seas oli palju lapsi.
    There were lots of kids among the crowd.

IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From earlier seasamh, seasaigh, seasmhaigh, denominative from the verbal noun seasamh, from Old Irish sessam, verbal noun of sissidir, from Proto-Celtic *sista-, from Proto-Indo-European *stísteh₂ti, reduplicated present of *steh₂-.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

seas ‎(present analytic seasann, future analytic seasfaidh, verbal noun seasamh, past participle seasta)

  1. stand

ConjugationEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
seas sheas
after an, tseas
unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit

  • Matasović, Ranko (2009), “*si-sta-”, in Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 9), Leiden: Brill, ISBN 978-90-04-17336-1, page 338
  • sessaid” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • sessaigid” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • sessmaid” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • sessmaigid” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • “seasuighim” in Foclóir Gaeḋilge agus Béarla, Irish Texts Society, 1927, by Patrick S. Dinneen.
  • "seas" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.

Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

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VerbEdit

seas ‎(past sheas, future seasaidh, verbal noun seasamh, past participle seaste)

  1. stand
  2. support, back, back up
  3. endure, last

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SpanishEdit

VerbEdit

seas

  1. Informal second-person singular () present subjunctive form of ser.
  2. Informal second-person singular () negative imperative form of ser.
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