fas

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See also: FAS, Fas, and fàs

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

fas

  1. plural form of fa

Catalan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

fas

  1. plural form of fa

Verb[edit]

fas

  1. Second-person singular present indicative form of fer.

Galician[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Verb[edit]

fas

  1. second-person singular present indicative of facer

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

fas m pl

  1. plural form of fa

Icelandic[edit]

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Noun[edit]

fas n (genitive singular fass, no plural)

  1. deportment, manner

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *bʰeh₂os (utterance, saying), a derivative of the root *bʰeh₂- (to speak) whence also Latin for, fārī.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

fās n (no genitive singular form)

  1. (uncountable) divine law, or an obligation thereunder
    hoc contra jus fasque est
    this is against law and divine law
    • Corpus Reformatorum, volume 38, page 235:
      Itaque si fas non est patris, vel filii, patrui vel nepotis uxorem habere in matrimonio, unum et idem de fratris uxore sentire convenit: de qua similis prorsus lex uno contextu et tenore perlata est.
      And so if divine law is that the father, or the son, the uncle or the nephew are not to have a wife in marriage, it comes together as one and the same thing about the brother's wife: from which a similar law is conveyed by means of connecting and grasping [a pattern].
  2. (uncountable) the will of God; a predetermined destiny

Declension[edit]

Not declined; used only in the nominative and accusative singular.

Number Singular
nominative fās
genitive
dative
accusative fās
ablative
vocative

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Michiel de Vaan (2008), Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, page 203

Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

fas

  1. rafsi of fraso.

Swedish[edit]

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Noun[edit]

fas c

  1. a phase, a time period
  2. a phase (angular difference in periodic waves)
    i fas, ur fas
    in phase, out of phase
  3. a sloping edge

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