abad

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Azerbaijani[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Persian آباد(âbâd)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ɑˈbɑd]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: a‧bad

Adjective[edit]

abad (comparative daha abad, superlative ən abad)

  1. well-furnished, well-equipped, well-organized, comfortable
  2. nice-looking, appealing (of cities, parks, public spaces etc.)
  3. inhabited, populated

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Breton[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ecclesiastical Latin abbās, from Ancient Greek ἀββᾶς (abbâs), from Aramaic אַבָּא(’abbā, father).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

abad m (plural ebed or abaded)

  1. abbot

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Hiligaynon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish abad.

Noun[edit]

abád

  1. abbot

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay abad (century), from Arabic أَبَد(ʾabad, eternity, eternal duration).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /a.bat̚/
  • Hyphenation: a‧bad
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

abad

  1. (literally) Century, a period of 100 consecutive years.
    batu nisan itu kira-kira berumur satu abadthat tombstone is approximately a century years old
  2. age, an uncertain or undetermined of time
  3. (Can we verify(+) this sense?) eternal era

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Malay[edit]

Malay Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia ms

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Arabic أَبَد(ʾabad).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

abad (Jawi spelling ابد‎, plural abad-abad, informal 1st possessive abadku, impolite 2nd possessive abadmu, 3rd possessive abadnya)

  1. century (100 years)
    Synonym: kurun / قرون

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Anagrams[edit]


Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ābīdan.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ābād

  1. past singular of ābīdan

Spanish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish abad, abbad, from Latin abbās, abbātem, from Ancient Greek ἀββᾶς (abbâs), from Aramaic אבא(’abbā, father).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /aˈbad/, [aˈβ̞að̞]
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ad

Noun[edit]

abad m (plural abades)

  1. abbot

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Descendants[edit]

  • Basque: abade
  • Hiligaynon: abad
  • Tagalog: abad

Further reading[edit]


Tagalog[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: a‧bad
  • IPA(key): /ʔaˈbad/, [ʔɐˈbad]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish abad (abbot).

Noun[edit]

abád

  1. (Christianity) abbot

Etymology 2[edit]

From apheresis of sabad.

Noun[edit]

abád

  1. thwarting; foiling; failure
    Synonyms: pagbigo, pagkabigo, pagsugpo, pagkasugpo

Adjective[edit]

abád

  1. thwarted; foiled; unsuccessful
    Synonym: bigo

Uzbek[edit]

Noun[edit]

abad (plural abadlar)

  1. eternity

Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ecclesiastical Latin abbās, from Ancient Greek ἀββᾶς (abbâs), from Aramaic אַבָּא(’abbā, father).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

abad m (plural abadau)

  1. abbot

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal h-prothesis
abad unchanged unchanged habad
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • R. J. Thomas, G. A. Bevan, P. J. Donovan, A. Hawke et al., editors (1950–present), “abad”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies