баш

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Azeri[edit]

Other scripts
Cyrillic баш
Roman baş
Perso-Arabic

Noun[edit]

баш (definite accusative башы, plural башлар)

  1. head

Declension[edit]


Bashkir[edit]

Баш

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Turkic *baĺč (head).

Pronunciation[edit]

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

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.
    Нисә баш һыйыр аҫрайһығыҙ?
    Nisä baš hïyïr aθrayhïğïð?
    How many cows do you keep?
  8. measure word for small round objects
    Ике баш һуған.
    Ike baš huğan.
    Two heads of onion.
    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.

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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 никогI don't like anybody at all
    баш си дражесна д(ј)евојкаyou're truly a charming girl
    баш ништаnothing at all
    (а ма) баш ни(т)коnot a single person
    кад баш хоћешif you really insist
    зашто баш ја?why me of all people
    баш ти хвалаI am really grateful to you
    баш каоjust like
  2. just, exactly
    киша је почела баш кад сам изашаоit started raining just as I left the house
    баш сам хтио (хтео)I was just about to...
    баш то требамthis 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