Gas

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

English[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Gas

  1. A commune in Eure-et-Loir, France.
  2. A city in Kansas.

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch gas.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Gas n (genitive Gases, plural Gase)

  1. gas (matter in a chemical state between liquid and plasma)
  2. petrol (only in proverbs)
    Gas geben
    to accelerate the car or to drive fast
    to intense the effort into a work, to start working harder
    Usage note: No one would use the term "Gas" outside the proverb in the sense of "petrol" or "power".

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Further reading[edit]

  • Gas in Duden online

Luxembourgish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Via German and/or French from Dutch gas.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Gas m (plural Gasen)

  1. gas