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3 letters words from 'ais'

AIS 3SAI 3

2 letters words from 'ais'

AI 2AS 2
IS 2SI 2

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ais ias asi sai isa sia

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Definitions and meaning of ais

ais

Noun

ais

  1. plural of ai

Anagrams

  • A. S. I., A.S.I., ASI, Asi, IAS, ISA, Isa, Isa., Sia, a-Si, is-a, sai

Bavarian

Etymology

From Old High German īs, from Proto-Germanic *īsą.

Noun

ais n

  1. (Sappada, Sauris, Timau) ice

References

  • “ais” in Patuzzi, Umberto, ed., (2013) Ünsarne Börtar [Our Words], Luserna, Italy: Comitato unitario delle linguistiche storiche germaniche in Italia / Einheitskomitee der historischen deutschen Sprachinseln in Italien

Brunei Malay

Etymology

From English ice.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ais/
  • Hyphenation: a‧is

Noun

ais

  1. ice (water in frozen form)

Catalan

Noun

ais

  1. plural of ai

Cimbrian

Etymology

From Middle High German īs, from Old High German īs, from Proto-Germanic *īsą. Cognate with German Eis, Dutch ijs, English ice, Icelandic ís.

Noun

ais n (uncountable)

  1. (Luserna, Sette Comuni, Thirteen Communities) ice

Declension

Sette Comuni dialect

Derived terms

  • aisbint
  • aisnaaghel
  • aissokkel

References

  • “ais” in Patuzzi, Umberto, ed., (2013) Ünsarne Börtar [Our Words], Luserna, Italy: Comitato unitario delle linguistiche storiche germaniche in Italia / Einheitskomitee der historischen deutschen Sprachinseln in Italien
  • “ais” in Martalar, Umberto Martello; Bellotto, Alfonso (1974) Dizionario della lingua Cimbra dei Sette Communi vicentini, 1st edition, Roana, Italy: Instituto di Cultura Cimbra A. Dal Pozzo

Elfdalian

Etymology

From Old Norse íss, From Proto-Germanic *īsą, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁eyH-. Compare English ice and Swedish is.

Noun

ais m

  1. ice

Inflection


Estonian

Etymology

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.) Cognate with Finnish aisa.

Noun

ais (genitive aisa, partitive aisa)

  1. shaft, any long thin object, such as the handle of a tool, one of the poles between which an animal is harnessed to a vehicle, the drive shaft of an engine
  2. thill

Declension


Finnish

Etymology

From German Ais (German key notation).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈɑi̯s/, [ˈɑi̯s̠]
  • Rhymes: -ɑis
  • Syllabification: ais

Noun

ais

  1. (music) A-sharp

Usage notes

Capitalized for the great octave or any octave below that, or in names of major keys; not capitalized for the small octave or any octave above that, or in names of minor keys.

Declension

Anagrams

  • -ias, -isa, sai

French

Etymology

From Old French, from Latin axis, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂eḱs- (axis). Doublet of axe, a borrowing.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ɛ/
  • Rhymes:

Noun

ais m (plural ais)

  1. board, plank

Further reading

  • “ais” in Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).

Irish

Etymology 1

From Old Irish ais (back).

Noun

ais

  1. back: Only used in ar ais (back) and le hais (beside, compared with)

Etymology 2

Borrowed from Latin axis (axle).

Noun

ais f (genitive singular aise, nominative plural aiseanna)

  1. axis
Declension
Derived terms
  • aon-aiseach (uniaxial, adjective)
  • mór-ais f (major axis)

Mutation

References

  • "ais" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • Gregory Toner, Maire Ní Mhaonaigh, Sharon Arbuthnot, Dagmar Wodtko, Maire-Luise Theuerkauf, editors (2019) , “1 ais (‘back, hinder part’)”, in eDIL: Electronic Dictionary of the Irish Language

Latin

Pronunciation

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈa.is/, [ˈa.ɪs]
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /ˈa.is/, [ˈaː.is]

Verb

ais

  1. second-person singular present active indicative of aiō

Usage notes

  • Old forms found in Plautus are aīs (two syllables), a͡is (one syllable).

Derived terms

  • aisne tu (ain' tu)

Malay

Etymology

From English ice

Pronunciation

  • (Johor-Selangor) IPA(key): /aes/
  • (Riau-Lingga) IPA(key): /aɪs/
  • Rhymes: -aes, -es

Noun

ais (plural ais-ais, informal 1st possessive aisku, impolite 2nd possessive aismu, 3rd possessive aisnya)

  1. ice (water in frozen form)

Alternative forms

  • es (Indonesia)

See also

  • air batu

Mòcheno

Etymology

From Middle High German īs, from Old High German īs, from Proto-West Germanic *īs, from Proto-Germanic *īsą (ice). Cognate with German Eis, English ice.

Noun

ais n

  1. ice

References

  • “ais” in Patuzzi, Umberto, ed., (2013) Ünsarne Börtar [Our Words], Luserna, Italy: Comitato unitario delle linguistiche storiche germaniche in Italia / Einheitskomitee der historischen deutschen Sprachinseln in Italien

Norman

Etymology

From Latin axis.

Pronunciation

Noun

ais m (plural ais)

  1. (Guernsey, Jersey) shelf, mantelpiece

Serbo-Croatian

Noun

ais m (Cyrillic spelling аис)

  1. (music) A-sharp

Welsh

Etymology

From Middle Welsh eis, from Proto-Brythonic *assī, from Proto-Celtic *astū, from pre-Celtic *h₂estōn, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃ésth₁ (bone) (compare Irish easna, Latin os, Albanian asht). Doublet of asen; related to asgwrn.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ai̯s/

Noun

ais f pl (singulative eisen)

  1. (anatomy) ribs
  2. laths

Synonyms

  • (ribs): asennau

Mutation


Source: wiktionary.org
  • AI, a three-toed sloth.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)