ac

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Noun[edit]

ac ‎(plural acs)

  1. account; money of account
  2. acre
  3. air conditioning
  4. alicyclic
  5. (electricity) alternating current

Adjective[edit]

ac ‎(not comparable)

  1. (medicine) ante cibum, before meals

Aromanian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin acus. Compare Daco-Romanian ac.

Noun[edit]

ac n (plural atsi/atse)

  1. needle

Classical Nahuatl[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

āc ‎(plural āc ihqueh or āquihqueh)

  1. who?

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • 1983, Karttunen, Frances, An Analytical Dictionary of Nahuatl, Austin: University of Texas Press, page p. 1:
  • 2001, Lockhart, James, Nahuatl as Written: Lessons in Older Written Nahuatl, with Copious Examples and Texts, Stanford: Stanford University Press, page p. 210:

Ladin[edit]

Noun[edit]

ac

  1. plural of at

Latin[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

ac

  1. Alternative form of atque
    Eminentissimum ac reverendissimum dominum.
    The Most Eminent and Reverend Lord.
    Ea res longe aliter, ac ratus erat, evenit.
    It happened far differently than he had thought.

Usage notes[edit]

  • ac is usually found before words beginning with consonants, rarely before vowels.

Middle English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old English ac.

Conjunction[edit]

ac

  1. but

Middle Welsh[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

ac

  1. and

Preposition[edit]

ac

  1. with

Old English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *aiks, from Proto-Indo-European *eiǵ-. Cognate with Old Frisian ēk, Old Saxon ēk, Dutch eik, Old High German eih (German Eiche), Old Norse eik (Swedish ek, Danish eg).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

āc f

  1. oak (wood or tree)
  2. (poetic) an oaken ship
  3. The runic character (/a/)
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *ak. Cognate with Old Saxon ac, Gothic 𐌰𐌺 ‎(ak), Old High German oh.

Pronunciation[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

ac

  1. but

Old Saxon[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

ac

  1. Alternative form of ak

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin acus.

Noun[edit]

ac n ‎(plural ace)

  1. needle

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]


Welsh[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

ac

  1. prevocalic form of a ‎(and)