pah

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Interjection[edit]

pah

  1. Used to express distaste, disgust or outrage.
    • (Can we date this quote by William Shakespeare and provide title, author's full name, and other details?)
      Fie! fie! fie! pah! pah! Give me an ounce of civet, good apothecary, to sweeten my imagination.
    • (Can we date this quote by Washington Irving and provide title, author's full name, and other details?), 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).

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]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Uto-Aztecan *pahi.

Numeral[edit]

páh

  1. three

Min Nan[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of pah – see (“hundred; numerous; countless; etc.”).
(This character, pah, is the Pe̍h-ōe-jī form of .)

Pawnee[edit]

Noun[edit]

pah

  1. moon

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. four

Uab Meto[edit]

Noun[edit]

pah

  1. country

Zou[edit]

Noun[edit]

pah

  1. lily

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