bas

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

bas

  1. plural of ba

Verb[edit]

bas

  1. third-person singular simple present indicative form of ba

Cimbrian[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

bas

  1. what
  2. which

References[edit]

  • “bas” in Umberto Martello Martalar, Alfonso Bellotto, Dizionario della lingua Cimbra dei Setti Communi vicentini, 1st edition, 1974.

Crimean Tatar[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian basso(low).

Noun[edit]

bas

  1. bass, bass singer

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • Mirjejev, V. A.; Usejinov, S. M. (2002) Ukrajinsʹko-krymsʹkotatarsʹkyj slovnyk [Ukrainian – Crimean Tatar Dictionary][1], Simferopol: Dolya, ISBN 966-7980-89-8

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bas f ‎(plural bassen, diminutive basje n)

  1. bass (instrument)
  2. bass (low frequencies of sound)

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

bas

  1. first-person singular present indicative of bassen
  2. imperative of bassen

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old French bas, from Late Latin bassus.

Adjective[edit]

bas m ‎(feminine singular basse, masculine plural bas, feminine plural basses)

  1. low
  2. bass
Derived terms[edit]

Adverb[edit]

bas

  1. low

Noun[edit]

bas m ‎(plural bas)

  1. lower end; bottom, foot
See also[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Shortened from bas-de-chausses.

Noun[edit]

bas m ‎(plural bas)

  1. stocking
Derived terms[edit]

Anagrams[edit]

External links[edit]


Friulian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin bassus.

Adjective[edit]

bas

  1. low

Antonyms[edit]


Hausa[edit]

Noun[edit]

bâs f ‎(plural bas bas)

  1. bus

Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowing from Middle English bas, alteration of bars, from Old English bærs(a fish, perch), from Proto-Germanic *barsaz(perch), from Proto-Indo-European *bhars-, *bharst-(prickle, thorn, scale).

Noun[edit]

bas f ‎(genitive singular baise, nominative plural basa)

  1. sea bass
Declension[edit]
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowing from English boss, from Dutch baas, from Middle Dutch baes(master of a household, friend), from Old Dutch *baso(uncle, kinsman), from Proto-Germanic *baswô, masculine form of *baswōn(father's sister, aunt, cousin).

Noun[edit]

bas m ‎(genitive singular bas, nominative plural basanna)

  1. boss (person in charge)
  2. the best (of its class, etc.)
Declension[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

bas f ‎(genitive singular baise, nominative plural basa)

  1. Alternative form of bos

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
bas bhas mbas
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

bas

  1. rafsi of basti.

Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English bus.

Noun[edit]

bas ‎(plural bas-bas, possessives basku, basmu, basnya, with particles baskah, baslah)

  1. bus

Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French [Term?], from Late Latin bassus.

Adjective[edit]

bas m

  1. (Guernsey, Jersey) low

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

bas m ‎(plural bas)

  1. (Jersey) ground floor

Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin bassus.

Adjective[edit]

bas m ‎(oblique and nominative feminine singular base)

  1. low (near the ground)

Descendants[edit]

  • English: base (borrowed)
  • French: bas
  • Norman: bas

Old Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *bostā(palm, fist) (compare Breton boz(hollow of the hand)), from Proto-Indo-European *gʷost-, *gʷosdʰ-(branch).

Noun[edit]

bas f

  1. (anatomy) palm (of the hand)

Inflection[edit]

Feminine ā-stem
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative
Vocative
Accusative
Genitive
Dative
Initial mutations of a following adjective:
  • H = triggers aspiration
  • L = triggers lenition
  • N = triggers nasalization

Alternative forms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

  • lám(hand)

Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Non-lemma forms.

Verb[edit]

bas

  1. third-person singular present subjunctive relative of is

Alternative forms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
bas bas
pronounced with /v(ʲ)-/
mbas
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin bassus.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bas m inan

  1. bass (low spectrum of sound, an instrument or a singer)
  2. a bass loudspeaker

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Brückner, Aleksander (1927), “bas”, in Słownik etymologiczny języka polskiego: “jak wszelkie inne nazwy, alt i t. d., z łac.; bassus, ‘niski’”

External links[edit]

  • bas in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Romansch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan, Surmiran, Puter, Vallader) bass

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin bassus.

Adjective[edit]

bas m ‎(f bassa, m pl bas, f pl bassas)

  1. (Vallader) deep, low

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish bass

Noun[edit]

bas f ‎(genitive boise, dative bois, plural basan)

  1. palm (of a hand)
    buailibh ur basan - clap your hands
  2. (dated) spoke

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian basso, from Late Latin bassus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bȁs m ‎(Cyrillic spelling ба̏с)

  1. bass

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • bas” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Slovene[edit]

Slovene Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia sl

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bás m inan ‎(genitive bása, nominative plural bási)

  1. bass (low frequency sound)

Declension[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bas c

  1. base; foundation
  2. (mathematics) base, basis; a set of vectors which span a certain space
  3. (mathematics) base; the lower, horizontal line in a triangle or the horizontal plane in a cone, pyramid etc.
  4. (chemistry) base; alkali
  5. (molecular biology, colloquial) nucleotide in the context of a DNA or RNA polymer
  6. bass guitar
  7. a permanent structure for housing a military

Declension[edit]

Inflection of bas 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative bas basen baser baserna
Genitive bas basens basers basernas

Synonyms[edit]

See also[edit]

Noun[edit]

bas c

  1. (dated) a (minor) officer or boss; the person in charge of the daily work

Declension[edit]

Inflection of bas 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative bas basen basar basarna
Genitive bas basens basars basarnas

Synonyms[edit]

See also[edit]

Noun[edit]

bas c

  1. (uncountable, music) the tones of lowest frequency
  2. musical instruments, musicians, singers or loudspeakers presenting such tones

Declension[edit]

Inflection of bas 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative bas basen basar basarna
Genitive bas basens basars basarnas

See also[edit]


Tok Pisin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English bus.

Noun[edit]

bas

  1. bus

Turkish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbas/
  • Hyphenation: bas

Noun[edit]

bas ‎(definite accusative bası, plural baslar)

  1. (music) bass

Declension[edit]

Verb[edit]

bas

  1. press (imperative) - from basmak (infinitive) "to press"