plas

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See also: Plas and pląs

Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *platśi-, from Proto-Indo-European *pleh1ḱ- 'to tear, rend'. Cognate to Lithuanian plė́šti (to burst, crack), Latvian plêst (to tear) and perhaps German platzen (to blow, explode).

Verb[edit]

plas (first-person singular past tense plasa, participle plasur)

  1. to crack, burst, break through

Related terms[edit]


Cebuano[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from English flash.

Noun[edit]

plas

  1. flash

Verb[edit]

plas

  1. (photography) To flash.

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from English flush.

Verb[edit]

plas

  1. To flush.

Etymology 3[edit]

Borrowed from English plus, from Latin plus (more).

Noun[edit]

plas

  1. addition
  2. (arithmetic) A plus sign: +.

Verb[edit]

plas

  1. To add.

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɑs

Etymology 1[edit]

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Noun[edit]

plas m (plural plassen, diminutive plasje n)

  1. a body of still water, pool
    De plassen in deze streek zijn het gevolg van turfwinning.
    The pools in this region result from the excavation of peat.
  2. puddle
    Om de plas bloed heen liep hij naar het raam.
    He walked around the puddle of blood towards the window.
  3. urine
    Hij deed een grote plas.
    He urinated extensively.

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

plas

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

Anagrams[edit]


Welsh[edit]

Noun[edit]

plas m (plural plasau)

  1. mansion
  2. palace
  3. hall

Synonyms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
plas blas mhlas phlas
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.