газ

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See also: ГАЗ and газ.

Belarusian[edit]

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газ ‎(hazm

  1. gas (state of matter)

Bulgarian[edit]

Noun[edit]

газ ‎(gazm

  1. gas (state of matter)
    блатен газ — marsh gas
    природен газ — natural gas
    имам газове — suffer from flatulence
    пускам газове — break wind
  2. petroleum, oil
  3. paraffin/kerosene
  4. (automotive) accelerator, gas
    давам газ — step on the accelerator/gas
    отпускам газта — let off the accelerator/gas
  5. (textile) gauze, gossamer
    копринен газ — tiffany, thin silk

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Macedonian[edit]

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газ ‎(gazm

  1. buttocks, ass

Russian[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowing from French gaz, from Ancient Greek χάος ‎(kháos, chasm, void).

Noun[edit]

газ ‎(gazm inan ‎(genitive га́за, nominative plural га́зы)

  1. gas (state of matter)
  2. (colloquial) natural gas
  3. (colloquial) gas, gas pedal, throttle
  4. (plural only) wind, gas
  5. (colloquial, rare) vodka
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Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowing from French gaze ‎(gauze), probably from the Palestinian town of Gaza where the material was believed to originate.

Noun[edit]

газ ‎(gazm inan ‎(genitive га́за, uncountable)

  1. (singularonly) gauze, gossamer (fabric)
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Etymology 3[edit]

Borrowing from Persian گز ‎(gaz, cubit, a length of 24 finger-breadths, or six hands), whence also Urdu گز ‎(guz, yard, three feet), Armenian գազ ‎(gaz), Kurdish gez, Chagatai gez, kez.

Noun[edit]

газ ‎(gazm inan ‎(genitive га́за, nominative plural га́зы)

  1. guz (obsolete unit of length in Asia) (around two to three feet, depending on the region)
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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *gazъ, from extension of Proto-Indo-European *gʷā- ‎(to go).

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га̑з m ‎(Latin spelling gȃz)

  1. ford, shallow place
  2. draft (of a ship)

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Ukrainian[edit]

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Noun[edit]

газ ‎(hazm inan ‎(genitive га́зу, nominative plural га́зи)

  1. gas (state of matter)

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References[edit]

  • Bilodid I. K., editor (1970–1980), “газ”, in Slovnyk ukrajinsʹkoji movy [Dictionary of the Ukrainian language] (in Ukrainian), Kiev: Naukova Dumka