cas

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin cāsus (case).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cas m (plural casos)

  1. case (event, situation, or fact)

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Drehu[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

cas

  1. (cardinal) one

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French cas, borrowed from Latin cāsus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cas m (plural cas)

  1. case, situation
  2. (medicine) case
  3. (law) case
    cas cliniqueclinical case
  4. (grammar) case

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish cass (curly, curly-haired).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

cas (genitive singular masculine cais, genitive singular feminine caise, plural casa, comparative caise)

  1. twisted, winding; curly
  2. complicated, intricate
  3. twisty, devious

Declension[edit]

Verb[edit]

cas (present analytic casann, future analytic casfaidh, verbal noun casadh, past participle casta) (transitive, intransitive)

  1. twist
  2. turn
  3. wind
  4. (with ar, thar) twist, wind, wrap (something) around (something else)
  5. (voice, music, idiomatic) sing, play (a song, tune)
    Tá sé ag casadh amhráin.
    He’s singing a song.
  6. return
  7. (with le)
    1. reproach with
    2. attempt
  8. (with ar, do, le) meet with
    Casadh an fear orm.
    I met the man.
    Cathain a casfar ort í?
    When will you meet her?
  9. (with chuig, ag) happen to have

Conjugation[edit]

  • Alternative verbal noun: castáil (Cois Fharraige)

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Noun[edit]

cas m (genitive singular casta, nominative plural castaí)

  1. Alternative form of casadh

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
cas chas gcas
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

  • "cas" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • Entries containing “cas” in English-Irish Dictionary, An Gúm, 1959, by Tomás de Bhaldraithe.
  • Entries containing “cas” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.

Lower Sorbian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *časъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cas m

  1. time (inevitable passing of events)

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Middle English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Old French cas.

Noun[edit]

cas (plural cass)

  1. case (event, happening)

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cas f (genitive singular coise, plural casan)

  1. leg
  2. foot
  3. handle

Usage notes[edit]

  • The dative form is cois:
    Tha e ochd mìle air cois.It is eight miles on foot.

Derived terms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

cas (comparative caise)

  1. steep

Mutation[edit]

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Lenition
cas chas
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

cas m (plural cases)

  1. The fruit of a very tart species of guava
  2. The tree that bears those fruits, Psidium friedrichsthalianum.

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Welsh[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Adjective[edit]

cas (feminine singular cas, plural cas, equative cased, comparative casach, superlative casaf)

  1. hateful, nasty
  2. unpleasant, difficult
  3. averse to

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

cas m (plural casiau)

  1. case, container
    Synonym: cynhwysydd

Etymology 3[edit]

Abbreviated form of castell (castle).

Proper noun[edit]

cas m

  1. Used in place names.
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 4[edit]

Inflected form of cael (to have; to receive, to get).

Verb[edit]

cas

  1. third-person singular preterite of cael
Alternative forms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
cas gas nghas chas
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.