باش

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See also: یاس‎, يأس‎, ياس‎, تاش‎, یاش‎, ياش‎, باس‎, تاس‎, ئاش‎, ئاس, and پاش

Central Kurdish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Northern Kurdish baş

Adjective[edit]

باش (baş)

  1. good

Moroccan Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic بِأَيِّ شَيْء(biʾayyi šayʾ, with what thing).

Pronunciation[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

بَاش or بَاش (bāš or baš)

  1. in order to, in order that, so that

Adverb[edit]

بَاش or بَاش (bāš or baš)

  1. (interrogative) with what?

Ottoman Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Turkic *baĺč (head).

Noun[edit]

باش (baş)

  1. head
  2. chief, master, leader, head
  3. prow, bow, foreship

Descendants[edit]

  • Turkish: baş
  • Bulgarian: баш (baš)
  • Macedonian: баш (baš)
  • Romanian: baș
  • Serbo-Croatian:
    Cyrillic: ба̏ш
    Latin: bȁš

References[edit]

  • Meninski, Franciszek à Mesgnien (1680), “باش”, in Thesaurus linguarum orientalium, Turcicae, Arabicae, Persicae, praecipuas earum opes à Turcis peculiariter usurpatas continens, nimirum Lexicon Turkico-Arabico-Persicum, Vienna, columns 656–662
  • Zenker, Julius Theodor (1866), “باش”, in Türkisch-arabisch-persisches Handwörterbuch, volume 1, Leipzig: Wilhelm Engelmann, pages 163–164

Persian[edit]

Verb[edit]

باش (bâš)

  1. present stem form of بودن

Uyghur[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Turkic *baĺč (head).

Noun[edit]

باش (bash) (plural باشلار(bashlar))

  1. head
  2. head (of a gang, unit, etc.), leader, chief
  3. the top, peak (of mountain, tree, etc.)
  4. the top end, far end, the front
  5. an end, one end
  6. the beginning, start
  7. the hair
  8. the brain, mind, thinking
  9. life
  10. leadership, authority, command
  11. average

Declension[edit]


Adjective[edit]

باش (bash)

  1. the main, chief

Counter[edit]

باش (bash)

  1. a measure word (for vegetables, etc.)
    بىر باش پىياز‎ ― bir bash piyazan onion