suas

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French[edit]

Verb[edit]

suas

  1. second-person singular past historic of suer

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish súas.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

suas

  1. up, upwards (from a level or high to a higher or even higher position)
    1. to higher place or station
    2. at, towards, a higher level
    3. to erect position
    4. towards maturity
    5. to the south
    6. to major centre
    7. to position regarded as forward
    8. to point abreast of
    9. in confrontation with
    10. (time) onwards
    11. (genealogy, of ancestral line) backwards
    12. on high, risen
    13. astir, amiss
    14. offered for sale
    15. in existence
    16. with vigour
    17. fully, completely

Usage notes[edit]

Suas implies upward movement away from the speaker (or some contextually relevant reference point); it contrasts with aníos, which implies upward movement toward the speaker (or reference point).

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Further reading[edit]

  • "suas" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • súas” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • Entries containing “suas” in English-Irish Dictionary, An Gúm, 1959, by Tomás de Bhaldraithe.
  • Entries containing “suas” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.

Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

suās

  1. accusative feminine plural of suus

Verb[edit]

suās

  1. second-person singular present active subjunctive of suō

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

suas f pl

  1. Feminine plural form of possessive seu.
    • 2005, Lya Wyler (translator), J. K. Rowling (English author), Harry Potter e o Enigma do Príncipe (Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince), Rocco, page 141:
      Naturalmente, cada um teve seu método e suas prioridades.
      Naturally, each one had his method and his priorities.

Quotations[edit]

For usage examples of this term, see Citations:suas.

See also[edit]

Possessee
Singular Plural
Masculine Feminine Masculine Feminine
Possessor Singular First person meu minha meus minhas
Second person teu tua teus tuas
Third person seu sua seus suas
Plural First person nosso nossa nossos nossas
Second person vosso vossa vossos vossas
Third person seu sua seus suas
See also: Appendix:Possessive#Portuguese



Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Adverb[edit]

suas

  1. up (implies motion)
    Antonyms: sìos

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Preposition[edit]

suas

  1. up
    Antonyms: sìos