ah

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

mid-1400s Old Frankish (replacing English la)

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

ah

  1. An expression of relief, relaxation, comfort, confusion, understanding, wonder, awe, et cetera according to uttered inflection.
    Ah, I see.
    Ah!
  2. A word used for drama or emphasis.
    Ah, the flowers of spring.
  3. A syllable used to fill space, particularly in music.
    ah, ah, ah.

Translations[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

ah (plural ahs)

  1. An instance of the interjection ah.
    the crowd's oohs and ahs at the fireworks

Pronoun[edit]

ah (personal pronoun, plural we, possessive adjective mah)

  1. Eye dialect spelling of I., most often indicating that the speaker is using a Scottish or American (particularly Southern) accent.

References[edit]

  • ah” in The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition, Houghton Mifflin Company, 2000.
  • ah” in Dictionary.com Unabridged, v1.0.1, Lexico Publishing Group, 2006.

Anagrams[edit]


Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *aksa, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃esko ‘ash’ (compare Greek οξιά (oxiá, beech), Armenian հածի (haci), English ash).

Noun[edit]

ah m (indefinite plural ahe, definite singular ahu, definite plural ahet)

  1. beech (Fagus sylvatica)

Hyponyms[edit]


Chickasaw[edit]

Adverb[edit]

ah

  1. yes

Synonyms[edit]


German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

ah

  1. expressing understanding
  2. expressing contentment

External links[edit]

  • ah in Duden online

Hungarian[edit]

Interjection[edit]

ah

  1. ah

Latin[edit]

Interjection[edit]

ah!

  1. ah

Palikur[edit]

Noun[edit]

ah n, f

  1. (neuter) wood
  2. (feminine) tree

References[edit]


Pohnpeian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ah

  1. The name of the Latin-script letter A/a.

Noun[edit]

ah

  1. shark mullet (Rhinomugil nasutus), at a growth stage of approximately twelve inches

Conjunction[edit]

ah

  1. however, and, then
    I sukuhl, ah e doadoahk.
    I went to school, and he worked.
    Ma Soulik pahn iang, ah I sohte pahn iang.
    If Soulik goes, then I won't.

Interjection[edit]

ah

  1. Oh!; commonly used as an expression of approval.
    Ah, ke inenen mai.
    Oh, you are really good.

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

ah!

  1. ah! (expression of relief, realization, awe)
  2. ah! (expression of woe, grief)

Quotations[edit]

For usage examples of this term, see Citations:ah.


Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

ah

  1. ah (expression of relief, realization, awe)
  2. ah (expression of woe, grief)

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Swedish[edit]

Interjection[edit]

ah

  1. ah; an expression of relief

Vilamovian[edit]

Interjection[edit]

ah

  1. oh: expressing of surprise
  2. oh: expressing wonder, amazement, or awe
  3. oh: expressing understanding, recognition, or realization
  4. oh: preceding an offhand or annoyed remark
  5. oh: an invocation or address