ap

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Abbreviation of apothecaries'.

Adjective[edit]

ap (not comparable)

  1. Abbreviation of apothecaries' system.
    ap oz (apothecaries' ounce)

Anagrams[edit]


Chuukese[edit]

Interjection[edit]

ap

  1. Alternative spelling of apw (no)

Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • seldom IPA(key): /ˈɑːpe̞ː/, usually read out as aamupäivä or aamupäivällä.

Abbreviation[edit]

ap

  1. a.m., (in the morning, before noon)
  2. (informal) morning (hours roughly from the beginning of the working hours to the noon)
    Minulla on ap vapaana.
    I have the morning free.

Usage notes[edit]

  • ap and "a.m." do not mean exactly the same: ap is only used of hours roughly from the beginning of working hours until noon.

Synonyms[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


Haitian Creole[edit]

Adverb[edit]

ap

  1. Indicates the continuous aspect.
  2. Indicates a future tense that is relatively certain to happen.

References[edit]


Latvian[edit]

Preposition[edit]

ap

  1. round, around
    Bērni skrien ap galdu.Childrens run around the table.
  2. by, near, about
  3. about, around
    Viņš atnāca ap pieciem.He came around five o'clock.

Synonyms[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Verb[edit]

ap

  1. imperative of ape

Old Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ap m (genitive apad)

  1. (Christianity) abbot
  2. (by extension) leader, lord

Declension[edit]

Masculine t-stem
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative ap apidL apid
Vocative ap apidL apthaH
Accusative apidN apidL apthaH
Genitive apad apadL apadN
Dative apidL apthib apthib
Initial mutations of a following adjective:
  • H = triggers aspiration
  • L = triggers lenition
  • N = triggers nasalization

Descendants[edit]

  • Irish: ab
  • Manx: abb
  • Scottish Gaelic: aba

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
ap unchanged n-ap
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • 1 ap” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.

Quiripi[edit]

Noun[edit]

ap

  1. (Unquachog) bread

References[edit]


Veps[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *appi.

Noun[edit]

ap

  1. father-in-law

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of ap
nominative sing. ap
genitive sing. apen
partitive sing. aped
partitive plur. apid
singular plural
nominative ap aped
accusative apen aped
genitive apen apiden
partitive aped apid
essive-instructive apen apin
translative apeks apikš
inessive apes apiš
elative apespäi apišpäi
illative ? apihe
adessive apel apil
ablative apelpäi apilpäi
allative apele apile
abessive apeta apita
comitative apenke apidenke
prolative apedme apidme
approximative I apenno apidenno
approximative II apennoks apidennoks
egressive apennopäi apidennopäi
terminative I ? apihesai
terminative II apelesai apilesai
terminative III apessai
additive I ? apihepäi
additive II apelepäi apilepäi

References[edit]

  • Zajceva, N. G.; Mullonen, M. I. (2007), “свёкор”, in Uz’ venä-vepsläine vajehnik / Novyj russko-vepsskij slovarʹ [New Russian–Veps Dictionary], Petrozavodsk: Periodika

Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

EB1911 - Volume 01 - Page 001 - 1.svg This entry lacks etymological information. If you are familiar with the origin of this term, please add it to the page per etymology instructions. You can also discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.

Prefix[edit]

ap

  1. A patronymic indicator; son of.