gás

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See also: gas, Gas, gås, gås', gãs, gaś, and gą̊s

Faroese[edit]

gæs - geese

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse gás, from Proto-Germanic *gans, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰans-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gás f (genitive singular gásar, plural gæs)

  1. goose (Anser)

Declension[edit]

f25 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative gás gásin gæs gæsnar
Accusative gás gásina gæs gæsnar
Dative gás gásini gásum gásunum/
gæsnum
Genitive gásar gásarinnar gása gásanna

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch gas, a word coined by chemist Van Helmont. Perhaps inspired by Dutch geest (breath, vapour, spirit) or from Ancient Greek χάος (kháos, chasm, void).

Noun[edit]

gás m (genitive gáis, nominative plural gáis)

  1. gas

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Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
gás ghás ngás
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *gans, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰans-. Germanic cognates include Old English gōs (English goose), Old Frisian gōs (West Frisian goes), Old Saxon gōs, gās (Low German Goos), Dutch gans, Old High German gans (German Gans).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (12th century Icelandic) IPA(key): /ɡãːs/

Noun[edit]

gás f (genitive gásar, plural gæss)

  1. goose
  2. vulva

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French gaz, from Dutch gas, from Latin chaos, from Ancient Greek χάος (kháos).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gás m (plural gases)

  1. gas