mas

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

m- +‎ as

Symbol[edit]

mas

  1. (metrology) milliarcsecond

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From dialectal French mas, Occitan mas.

Noun[edit]

mas (plural mas)

  1. A country cottage or farmstead in southern France.
    • 1978, Lawrence Durrell, Livia, Faber & Faber 1992 (Avignon Quintet), p. 520:
      When she was pregnant with her second child they ran away to France and played at being artists in a secluded mas near Avignon – two months of bliss.

Etymology 2[edit]

Inflected forms.

Noun[edit]

mas (but usually in singular)

  1. plural form of ma

Acronym[edit]

mas (usually used in plural)

  1. plural form of ma (astronomy) milli-seconds of arc

Anagrams[edit]


Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *matja, from *mh₁t-jo-, from Proto-Indo-European *meh₁- (compare Old English mǣd, Latin mētior).

Verb[edit]

mas (first-person singular past tense mata, participle matur)

  1. To measure.

Inflection[edit]


Asturian[edit]

Noun[edit]

mas f pl

  1. plural form of ma

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Latin mansum.

Noun[edit]

mas m (plural masos)

  1. farmhouse, typical country house

Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

mas n (singular definite maset, not used in plural form)

  1. bother, trouble

Verb[edit]

mas (imperative mas, infinitive, at mase, present tense maser, past tense masede or maste, past participle, har mast)

  1. crush
  2. squash
  3. crunch
  4. press (clarification of this Danish definition is being sought)
  5. squeeze
  6. jostle
  7. struggle
  8. slog

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Occitan mas, from Latin mansum.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mas m (plural mas)

  1. (Provence) farm, ranch, (country) house (a type of rural farmstead in southern France)

External links[edit]


Haitian Creole[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From French mars (March)

Noun[edit]

mas

  1. March

Etymology 2[edit]

From French masse (mass)

Noun[edit]

mas

  1. mass

Icelandic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mas n (genitive singular mass, no plural)

  1. chatter, small talk, chit-chat

Declension[edit]


Indonesian[edit]

Chemical element
Au Previous: platinum (Pt)
Next: raksa (Hg)

Etymology[edit]

From Malay mas, shortened form of emas, from Sanskrit.

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

mas

  1. Alternative form of emas.

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From motoscafo armato silurante

Noun[edit]

mas m (sometimes MAS, invariable)

  1. (nautical) motor torpedo boat

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *meryo (young man), same source as Sanskrit मर्य (marya, suitor, young man), Old Armenian մարի (mari).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mās m (genitive maris); third declension

  1. a male, man

Inflection[edit]

Third declension i-stem.

Number Singular Plural
nominative mās marēs
genitive maris marium
dative marī maribus
accusative marem marēs
marīs
ablative mare maribus
vocative mās marēs

Synonyms[edit]

Antonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Adjective[edit]

mās m, f, n (genitive maris); third declension

  1. male, masculine, manly

Inflection[edit]

Third declension, neuter nominative singular like masculine/feminine.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative mās mās marēs maria
genitive maris maris marium marium
dative marī marī maribus maribus
accusative marem mās marēs maria
ablative marī marī maribus maribus
vocative mās mās marēs maria

Related terms[edit]


Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

mas

  1. rafsi of malsi.

Malay[edit]

Chemical element
Au Previous: platinum (Pt)
Next: perak cergas (Hg)

Etymology[edit]

Shortened form of emas, from Sanskrit.

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mas (Jawi spelling امس)

  1. Alternative form of emas.

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Verb[edit]

mas

  1. imperative of mase

Papiamentu[edit]

Adverb[edit]

mas

  1. most

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese mas, from Latin magis (more), from Proto-Indo-European *meǵh₂- (great). Cognate of mais (more).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

mas (not comparable)

  1. but; nevertheless

Conjunction[edit]

mas

  1. but
  2. (Brazil) though
  3. (beginning a sentence) indicates surprise or irony

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]


Rohingya[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Bengali মাছ.

Noun[edit]

mas

  1. fish

Romani[edit]

Noun[edit]

mas m

  1. meat

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mansum, from mansus.

Noun[edit]

mas n (plural masuri)

  1. (popular) putting up for the night, spending the night

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

mas

  1. past participle of mânea

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

mas

  1. if is

Usage notes[edit]

  • This is a shortened form of ma (if) is (am, is, are).
    mas cuimhne leat - if you remember (literally "if memory is with you")

Somali[edit]

Noun[edit]

mas ?

  1. snake

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin magis.

Conjunction[edit]

mas

  1. but
  2. however

Synonyms[edit]


Tok Pisin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

English must

Verb[edit]

mas

  1. must
    • 1989, Buk Baibel long Tok Pisin, Bible Society of Papua New Guinea, Genesis 1:3 (translation here):
      Na God i tok olsem, “Lait i mas kamap.” Orait lait i kamap.


This entry has fewer than three known examples of actual usage, the minimum considered necessary for clear attestation, and may not be reliable. This language is subject to a special exemption for languages with limited documentation. If you speak it, please consider editing this entry or adding citations. See also Help and the Community Portal.