See also: Wah and wAH

EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Nepali wah donka (wah donka).

NounEdit

wah (plural wahs)

  1. (archaic) The red panda.

Etymology 2Edit

Imitative.

InterjectionEdit

wah

  1. A cry of fright, distress, etc.
  2. A cry of amazement, delight, etc.
Usage notesEdit

The word is often extended, for instance "wahhhhhhh", "waaaaaah", etc.

Alternative formsEdit
TranslationsEdit

NounEdit

wah (plural wahs)

  1. (music) wah-wah.

Derived termsEdit

AnagramsEdit


NavajoEdit

InterjectionEdit

wah

  1. oops! (referring to oneself)
  2. clumsy! (referring to someone else)
  3. whew! (as one sits down after a strenuous activity)

Related termsEdit


PnarEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Khasian *waʔ (river). Cognate with Khasi wah.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

wah

  1. river

Southern KamEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

wah

  1. to say

Yucatec MayaEdit

NounEdit

wah

  1. Alternative spelling of waaj