allas

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See also: állás

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A Germanic loan, compare Proto-Germanic *aldōn (whence eg. Norwegian olda). The ending has probably been modified to -as by analogy with other Germanic loans (such as valas). Karelian allaš ‎(trough) is of the same origin.

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Noun[edit]

allas

  1. pool, tank
  2. tub
  3. basin
  4. reservoir

Declension[edit]

Inflection of allas (Kotus type 41/vieras, lt-ll gradation)
nominative allas altaat
genitive altaan altaiden
altaitten
partitive allasta altaita
illative altaaseen altaisiin
singular plural
nominative allas altaat
accusative nom.? allas altaat
gen. altaan
genitive altaan altaiden
altaitten
partitive allasta altaita
inessive altaassa altaissa
elative altaasta altaista
illative altaaseen altaisiin
altaihinrare
adessive altaalla altailla
ablative altaalta altailta
allative altaalleˣ altailleˣ
essive altaana altaina
translative altaaksi altaiksi
instructive altain
abessive altaatta altaitta
comitative altaineen

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French[edit]

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Verb[edit]

allas

  1. second-person singular past historic of aller

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish allas ‎(perspiration).

Noun[edit]

allas m ‎(genitive singular allais)

  1. sweat, perspiration

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Mutation[edit]

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

References[edit]

  • "allas" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • "allas" in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.

Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

allas needs gender

  1. perspiration

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • "allas" in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish allas ‎(perspiration).

Noun[edit]

allas m ‎(genitive singular allais, no plural)

  1. sweat

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Swedish[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

allas

  1. everybody's; genitive singular of alla
    Allas ansvar blir ingens.
    Everybody's responsibility becomes nobody's.