jas

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See also: Jas, jàs, Jaś, jäs, -jas, Jas., and јас

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From an Afrikaans slang word for “horny”.

Adjective[edit]

jas (comparative jaser, superlative jasest)

  1. (South Africa, vulgar, slang) Horny (desiring sexual activity).

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

jas

  1. plural of ja

Anagrams[edit]


Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch jas.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

jas (plural jasse, diminutive jassie)

  1. coat

Descendants[edit]

  • Southern Ndebele: ijasi
  • Swazi: lijazi
  • Xhosa: idyasi
  • Zulu: ijazi

Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

jas m

  1. brightness

Related terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Dutch[edit]

Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nl

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /jɑs/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: jas
  • Rhymes: -ɑs

Etymology 1[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun[edit]

jas m (plural jassen, diminutive jasje n)

  1. A coat (outer garment).
  2. (dialectal, Volendam) Someone who hasn't been born and raised in Volendam.
Derived terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun[edit]

jas m (plural jassen, diminutive jasje n)

  1. (card games, archaic) A jack or knave, especially as a trump card.
    Synonyms: troefboer, troefzot
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Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

jas

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

French[edit]

Jas des Terres du Roux at Redortiers, Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

Etymology[edit]

From Occitan jatz, from Vulgar Latin *jacium, from jacēre, jaceō. Compare gésir (to lie, to be buried) and gîte (lodging).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

jas m (plural jas)

  1. (Provence) sheepfold
    Synonym: bergerie

Further reading[edit]


Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch jas

Noun[edit]

jas (plural jas-jas, first-person possessive jasku, second-person possessive jasmu, third-person possessive jasnya)

  1. coat
  2. jacket

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Lithuanian[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

jas f pl

  1. (third-person plural) accusative form of jos.

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

jas

  1. indefinite genitive singular of ja

Tok Pisin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English judge.

Noun[edit]

jas

  1. judge