баш

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Bashkir[edit]

Баш

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Turkic *baĺč (head).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈbɑʂ]
  • Hyphenation: баш

Noun[edit]

баш (baš)

  1. head
  2. (figurative) intelligence, intellect, mental aptitude or skill
  3. the topmost, foremost or leading part
  4. pointed end
  5. beginning, start
  6. leader, chief, boss
    Баш мөхәррир.
    Baš möxärrir.
    The editor-in-chief.
  7. measure word for cattle
    Биш баш йылҡы.
    Biš baš yïlqï.
    Five horses.
  8. measure word for small round objects
    Ике баш һуған.
    Ike baš huğan.
    Two onion heads.
    Өс баш ҡорот.
    Ös baš qorot.
    Three balls of qurut.

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]


Kyrgyz[edit]

Noun[edit]

баш (baş)

  1. head

Macedonian[edit]

Adverb[edit]

баш (baš)

  1. exactly, precisely (used to emphasize an element of the sentence)
    Баш денес ли мораа да пристигнат?
    Did they have to arrive today of all days?
  2. really, quite
    Баш си љубезен.
    You're really kind.

Synonyms[edit]


Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *bъšь.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

ба̏ш (Latin spelling bȁš)

  1. (used for emphasis, or as an intensifier) at all, truly, really etc.
    не волим баш никог ― I don't like anybody at all
    баш си дражесна д(ј)евојка ― you're truly a charming girl
    баш ништа ― nothing at all
    (а ма) баш ни(т)ко ― not a single person
    кад баш хоћеш ― if you really insist
    зашто баш ја? ― why me of all people
    баш ти хвала ― I am really grateful to you
    баш као ― just like
  2. just, exactly
    киша је почела баш кад сам изашао ― it started raining just as I left the house
    баш сам хтио (хтео) ― I was just about to...
    баш то требам ― this is just what I needed
    баш онда кад.. ― just when, just about when..
    баш си сад то морао учинити! ― you just had to do that now!

Etymology 2[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish باش (baş).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ба̏ш m (Latin spelling bȁš)

  1. (regional) head, chief, elder, leader
  2. (regional, adjectivally) first, main, oldest
Declension[edit]
Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • баш” in Hrvatski jezični portal
  • баш” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Tatar[edit]

Noun[edit]

баш (baş)

  1. head
  2. boss