pah

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Interjection[edit]

pah!

  1. Used to express distaste, disgust or outrage.
    • William Shakespeare
      Fie! fie! fie! pah! pah! Give me an ounce of civet, good apothecary, to sweeten my imagination.
    • Washington Irving, The Spectre Bridegroom
      She was rarely suffered out of their sight; never went beyond the domains of the castle, unless well attended, or, rather, well watched; had continual lectures read to her about strict decorum and implicit obedience; and, as to the men—pah! she was taught to hold them at such distance and distrust that, unless properly authorized, she would not have cast a glance upon the handsomest cavalier in the world—no, not if he were even dying at her feet.
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

pah ‎(plural pahs)

  1. Dated form of pa (Maori fort)
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Farrow to this entry?)

Anagrams[edit]


Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *pauja, from Proto-Indo-European *pouǐo. Compare Armenian հոգի(hogi, breath).

Noun[edit]

pah m

  1. scab, dust
Related terms[edit]

Cahuilla[edit]

Numeral[edit]

páh

  1. three

Pohnpeian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Oceanic *pat, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *pat, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *əpat, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *əpat, from Proto-Austronesian *Səpat.

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

pah

  1. (cardinal) four

Uab Meto[edit]

Noun[edit]

pah

  1. country