ais

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See also: ais-, -ais, -áis, Ais, Äis, AIS, and aïs

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

ais

  1. plural of ai

Anagrams[edit]


Bavarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German īs, from Proto-Germanic *īsą.

Noun[edit]

ais n

  1. (Sappada, Sauris, Timau) ice

References[edit]

  • “ais” in Patuzzi, Umberto, ed., (2013) Ünsarne Börtar [Our Words], Luserna, Italy: Comitato unitario delle linguistiche storiche germaniche in Italia / Einheitskomitee der historischen deutschen Sprachinseln in Italien

Brunei Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English ice.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ais/
  • Hyphenation: a‧is

Noun[edit]

ais

  1. ice (water in frozen form)

Catalan[edit]

Noun[edit]

ais

  1. plural of ai

Cimbrian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German īs, from Old High German īs, from Proto-Germanic *īsą. Cognate with German Eis, Dutch ijs, English ice, Icelandic ís.

Noun[edit]

ais n (uncountable)

  1. (Luserna, Sette Comuni, Thirteen Communities) ice
    'Z ais ist bassar gabróart.Ice is frozen water. (Sette Comuni dialect)

Declension[edit]

Sette Comuni dialect

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • “ais” in Patuzzi, Umberto, ed., (2013) Ünsarne Börtar [Our Words], Luserna, Italy: Comitato unitario delle linguistiche storiche germaniche in Italia / Einheitskomitee der historischen deutschen Sprachinseln in Italien
  • “ais” in Martalar, Umberto Martello; Bellotto, Alfonso (1974) Dizionario della lingua Cimbra dei Sette Communi vicentini, 1st edition, Roana, Italy: Instituto di Cultura Cimbra A. Dal Pozzo

Elfdalian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse íss, From Proto-Germanic *īsą, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁eyH-. Compare English ice and Swedish is.

Noun[edit]

ais m

  1. ice

Inflection[edit]


Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.) Cognate with Finnish aisa.

Noun[edit]

ais (genitive aisa, partitive aisa)

  1. shaft, any long thin object, such as the handle of a tool, one of the poles between which an animal is harnessed to a vehicle, the drive shaft of an engine
  2. thill

Declension[edit]


Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɑi̯s/, [ˈɑi̯s̠]
  • Rhymes: -ɑis
  • Syllabification: ais

Noun[edit]

ais

  1. (music) A-sharp

Usage notes[edit]

Capitalized for the great octave or any octave below that, or in names of major keys; not capitalized for the small octave or any octave above that, or in names of minor keys.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of ais (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative ais aisit
genitive aisin aisien
partitive aisia aiseja
illative aisiin aiseihin
singular plural
nominative ais aisit
accusative nom. ais aisit
gen. aisin
genitive aisin aisien
partitive aisia aiseja
inessive aisissa aiseissa
elative aisista aiseista
illative aisiin aiseihin
adessive aisilla aiseilla
ablative aisilta aiseilta
allative aisille aiseille
essive aisina aiseina
translative aisiksi aiseiksi
instructive aisein
abessive aisitta aiseitta
comitative aiseineen
Possessive forms of ais (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person aisini aisimme
2nd person aisisi aisinne
3rd person aisinsa

Anagrams[edit]


French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French, from Latin axis, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂eḱs- (axis). Doublet of axe, a borrowing.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ais m (plural ais)

  1. board, plank

Further reading[edit]


Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish ais (back).

Noun[edit]

ais

  1. back: Only used in ar ais (back) and le hais (beside, compared with)

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from Latin axis (axle).

Noun[edit]

ais f (genitive singular aise, nominative plural aiseanna)

  1. axis
    ais an Domhain
    Earth’s axis
Declension[edit]
Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
ais n-ais hais not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]


Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ais

  1. second-person singular present active indicative of aiō

Usage notes[edit]

  • Old forms found in Plautus are aīs (two syllables), a͡is (one syllable).

Derived terms[edit]


Malay[edit]

ais

Etymology[edit]

From English ice

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ais (plural ais-ais, informal 1st possessive aisku, impolite 2nd possessive aismu, 3rd possessive aisnya)

  1. ice (water in frozen form)

Alternative forms[edit]

  • es (Indonesia)

See also[edit]


Mòcheno[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German īs, from Old High German īs, from Proto-West Germanic *īs, from Proto-Germanic *īsą (ice). Cognate with German Eis, English ice.

Noun[edit]

ais n

  1. ice

References[edit]

  • “ais” in Patuzzi, Umberto, ed., (2013) Ünsarne Börtar [Our Words], Luserna, Italy: Comitato unitario delle linguistiche storiche germaniche in Italia / Einheitskomitee der historischen deutschen Sprachinseln in Italien

Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin axis.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Noun[edit]

ais m (plural ais)

  1. (Guernsey, Jersey) shelf, mantelpiece

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Noun[edit]

ais m (Cyrillic spelling аис)

  1. (music) A-sharp

Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Welsh eis, from Proto-Brythonic *assī, from Proto-Celtic *astū, from pre-Celtic *h₂estōn, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃ésth₁ (bone) (compare Irish easna, Latin os, Albanian asht). Doublet of asen; related to asgwrn.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ais f pl (singulative eisen)

  1. (anatomy) ribs
  2. laths

Synonyms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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