az

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Adverb[edit]

az (not comparable)

  1. Eye dialect spelling of as.
    • 1790, Noah Webster, A Collection of Essays and Fugitiv Writings, pages 340–341:
      The whole legiſlature likewize acts az a court for the trial of public delinquents.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Church Slavonic азъ (azŭ).

Noun[edit]

az (uncountable)

  1. Name of the letter a in Cyrillic and Glagolitic alphabets.
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Further reading[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


Azeri[edit]

Other scripts
Cyrillic
Roman az
Perso-Arabic

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Old Turkic [script needed] (az, few, little, a bit, a little).

Adjective[edit]

az

  1. few, little

Adverb[edit]

az

  1. a bit, a little

Derived terms[edit]


Breton[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

az

  1. you (sg acc.)

Crimean Tatar[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Old Turkic [script needed] (az, few, little, a bit, a little).

Adjective[edit]

az

  1. few, little

Synonyms[edit]


Gagauz[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Turkic *āŕ (few, a little). Compare Turkish az.

Adjective[edit]

az

  1. few

Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Article[edit]

az

  1. the
    az iskola - the school

Usage notes[edit]

Used before words beginning with a vowel.

Derived terms[edit]

  • a, for words starting with a consonant

Pronoun[edit]

az

  1. that
    Az ott egy ház. - That is a house over there.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of az
singular plural
nominative az azok
accusative azt azokat
dative annak azoknak
instrumental azzal azokkal
causal-final azért azokért
translative azzá azokká
terminative addig azokig
essive-formal akként azokként
essive-modal
inessive abban azokban
superessive azon azokon
adessive annál azoknál
illative abba azokba
sublative arra azokra
allative ahhoz azokhoz
elative abból azokból
delative arról azokról
ablative attól azoktól

Derived terms[edit]

Determiner[edit]

az

  1. that (used before a noun phrase with a definite article)
    Az a ház nagyon szép. - That house is very beautiful.

Declension[edit]

  • uses the same declension as the pronoun above

See also[edit]


Latvian[edit]

Preposition[edit]

az (with genitive)

  1. (dialectal) behind; alternative form of aiz

Mapudungun[edit]

Noun[edit]

az (using Raguileo Alphabet)

  1. countenance; face; side
  2. form; colour; aspect
  3. personality; habit
  4. kinship

References[edit]

  • Wixaleyiñ: Mapucezugun-wigkazugun pici hemvlcijka (Wixaleyiñ: Small Mapudungun-Spanish dictionary), Beretta, Marta; Cañumil, Dario; Cañumil, Tulio, 2008.

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

az m (plural azes)

  1. Obsolete spelling of ás

Turkish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish آز (az, little), from Proto-Turkic *āŕ (few, a little), which, according to the controversial Altaic hypothesis, is possibly derived from Proto-Altaic *āŕa (small, scarce; recent). Cognate with Old Turkic 𐰀𐰕 (āz, few, little, a bit, a little), Karakhanid اازْ (āz, few, scanty).

Adjective[edit]

az (comparative daha az, superlative en az)

  1. few, little
Declension[edit]
Related terms[edit]

Adverb[edit]

az

  1. a bit, a little
Antonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

az

  1. second-person singular imperative of azmak