ás

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Galician[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

ás f pl

  1. plural form of á

Etymology 2[edit]

From contraction of preposition a (to, towards) + feminine plural definite article as (the)

Contraction[edit]

ás f pl (masculine sg ao, feminine sg á, masculine plural aos)

  1. to the, towards the

Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Unknown origin.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ás

  1. to dig

Derived terms[edit]

With verb prefixes

Icelandic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse áss, from Proto-Germanic *ansaz.

Noun[edit]

ás m (genitive singular áss, nominative plural ásar)

  1. beam, rafter, pole
  2. axis
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse áss, likely from Proto-Germanic *amsaz, cognate with Gothic 𐌰𐌼𐍃 (ams, shoulder), but possibly the same as ás (1).

Noun[edit]

ás m (genitive singular áss, nominative plural ásar)

  1. a long low hill, a (low) ridge
Declension[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From Latin ās, perhaps via Middle Low German.

Noun[edit]

ás m (genitive singular áss, nominative plural ásar)

  1. pip (one of the spots on a die)
  2. the side of a die that has only one pip
  3. ace (playing card)
Declension[edit]

Etymology 4[edit]

From Old Norse áss, ǫ́ss, from Proto-Germanic *ansuz, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂énsus, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ens- (to engender, beget).

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

ás m (genitive singular áss, nominative plural æsir)

  1. one of the Æsir, the principal Norse gods

Anagrams[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • az (obsolete)

Etymology[edit]

From Latin as (a type of Roman coin).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ás m (plural ases)

  1. ace (card with a single spot)
  2. ace (an expert at something)
  3. (military aviation) ace (pilot who shot down five or more enemy aircraft)

Synonyms[edit]