lah

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See also: -lah and lah-

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

An anglicised spelling of la.

Noun[edit]

lah (uncountable)

  1. (music) Alternative spelling of la.

Etymology 2[edit]

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From Malay lah or Mandarin (la) and (le)

Particle[edit]

lah

  1. (Manglish), Placed at the end of a sentence either for emphasis or reassurance.
    • Don’t think so much lah!
    • It's okay lah - It's alright. Don't worry about it.

Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Mandarin (la).

Pronunciation[edit]

Particle[edit]

lah

  1. Final particle indicates imperative, reassurance, and emphasis.
    • Saya ada di sini lah... (I'm at here..)
    • Kau ni bodoh betul lah! (You are so stupid!)
    • Diam lah! (Shut Up!)
    • Pergi sana lah! (Go there!)

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *lēgaz.

Adjective[edit]

lāh

  1. low

Declension[edit]

Weak Strong
singular plural singular plural
m n f m n f m n f
nominative lāga lāge lāge lāgan nom. lāh lāh lāgu lāge lāgu, -e lāga, -e
accusative lāgan lāge lāgan acc. lāgne lāh lāge lāge lāgu, -e lāga, -e
genitive lāgan lāgra, lāgena gen. lāges lāges lāgre lāgra
dative lāgan lāgum dat. lāgum lāgum lāgre lāgum
instrumental lāge