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1 : () Specifically (Pros.), to go through with, as a verse, marking and distinguishing the feet of which it is composed; to show, in reading, the metrical structure of; to recite metrically.

2 : Specifically (Pros.), to go through with, as a verse, marking and distinguishing the feet of which it is composed; to show, in reading, the metrical structure of; to recite metrically () To go over and examine point by point; to examine with care; to look closely at or into; to scrutinize.

3 : A kind of divorce which does not dissolve the marriage bond, but merely authorizes a separate life of the husband and wife.

4 : Characterizing that kind of reasoning which derives propositions from the observation of facts, or by generalizations from facts arrives at principles and definitions, or infers causes from effects. This is the reverse of a priori reasoning.

5 : Applied to knowledge which is based upon or derived from facts through induction or experiment; inductive or empirical.

6 : A plant with a tall flowering stem; esp. the great mullein, or hag-taper, and the golden-rod.

7 : A rod with one serpent twined around it, thus differing from the caduceus of Mercury, which has two.

8 : One of the tiles or squares of a tessellated pavement; an abaculus.

9 : One who uses an abacus in casting accounts; a calculator.

10 : A small tile of glass, marble, or other substance, of various colors, used in making ornamental patterns in mosaic pavements.

11 : A board, tray, or table, divided into perforated compartments, for holding cups, bottles, or the like; a kind of cupboard, buffet, or sideboard.

12 : A tablet, panel, or compartment in ornamented or mosaic work.

13 : The uppermost member or division of the capital of a column, immediately under the architrave. See Column.

14 : A calculating table or frame; an instrument for performing arithmetical calculations by balls sliding on wires, or counters in grooves, the lowest line representing units, the second line, tens, etc. It is still employed in China.

15 : A table or tray strewn with sand, anciently used for drawing, calculating, etc.

16 : of Abacus

17 : Obeisance.

18 : Ivory black or animal charcoal.

19 : Abashed; confounded; discomfited.

20 : To cast down or reduce low or lower, as in rank, office, condition in life, or estimation of worthiness; to depress; to humble; to degrade.

21 : To lower or depress; to throw or cast down; as, to abase the eye.

22 : Borne lower than usual, as a fess; also, having the ends of the wings turned downward towards the point of the shield.

23 : Lowered; humbled.

24 : of Abase

25 : Abjectly; downcastly.

26 : The act of abasing, humbling, or bringing low; the state of being abased or humbled; humiliation.

27 : He who, or that which, abases.

28 : To destroy the self-possession of; to confuse or confound, as by exciting suddenly a consciousness of guilt, mistake, or inferiority; to put to shame; to disconcert; to discomfit.

29 : of Abash

30 : In an abashed manner.

31 : of Abash

32 : The state of being abashed; confusion from shame.

33 : of Abase

34 : Alt. of Abassis

35 : A silver coin of Persia, worth about twenty cents.

36 : Alt. of Abattis

37 : Provided with an abatis.

38 : A means of defense formed by felled trees, the ends of whose branches are sharpened and directed outwards, or against the enemy.

39 : of Abattoir

40 : of Abbacy

41 : A female superior or governess of a nunnery, or convent of nuns, having the same authority over the nuns which the abbots have over the monks. See Abbey.

42 : of Abbey

43 : The state or office of an abbot.

44 : Purification by washing the hands before prayer; -- a Mohammedan rite.

45 : A group including the greater part of fresh-water fishes, and many marine ones, having the ventral fins under the abdomen behind the pectorals.

46 : of Abdominal

47 : of Abdominal

48 : Examination of the abdomen to detect abdominal disease.

49 : Having a protuberant belly; pot-bellied.

50 : An evergreen shrub (Hibiscus -- formerly Abelmoschus -- moschatus), of the East and West Indies and Northern Africa, whose musky seeds are used in perfumery and to flavor coffee; -- sometimes called musk mallow.

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1 : , a , or an . PCP. It is

() Specifically (Pros.), to go through with, as a verse, marking and distinguishing the feet of which it is composed; to show, in reading, the metrical structure of; to recite metrically.

2 : , a , or an . PCP. It is

Specifically (Pros.), to go through with, as a verse, marking and distinguishing the feet of which it is composed; to show, in reading, the metrical structure of; to recite metrically () To go over and examine point by point; to examine with care; to look closely at or into; to scrutinize.

3 : A mensa et thoro

A kind of divorce which does not dissolve the marriage bond, but merely authorizes a separate life of the husband and wife.

4 : A posteriori

Characterizing that kind of reasoning which derives propositions from the observation of facts, or by generalizations from facts arrives at principles and definitions, or infers causes from effects. This is the reverse of a priori reasoning.

5 : A posteriori

Applied to knowledge which is based upon or derived from facts through induction or experiment; inductive or empirical.

6 : Aaron's rod

A plant with a tall flowering stem; esp. the great mullein, or hag-taper, and the golden-rod.

7 : Aaron's rod

A rod with one serpent twined around it, thus differing from the caduceus of Mercury, which has two.

8 : Abaciscus

n.

One of the tiles or squares of a tessellated pavement; an abaculus.

9 : Abacist

n.

One who uses an abacus in casting accounts; a calculator.

10 : Abaculus

n.

A small tile of glass, marble, or other substance, of various colors, used in making ornamental patterns in mosaic pavements.

11 : Abacus

n.

A board, tray, or table, divided into perforated compartments, for holding cups, bottles, or the like; a kind of cupboard, buffet, or sideboard.

12 : Abacus

n.

A tablet, panel, or compartment in ornamented or mosaic work.

13 : Abacus

n.

The uppermost member or division of the capital of a column, immediately under the architrave. See Column.

14 : Abacus

n.

A calculating table or frame; an instrument for performing arithmetical calculations by balls sliding on wires, or counters in grooves, the lowest line representing units, the second line, tens, etc. It is still employed in China.

15 : Abacus

n.

A table or tray strewn with sand, anciently used for drawing, calculating, etc.

16 : Abacuses

pl.

of Abacus

17 : Abaisance

n.

Obeisance.

18 : Abaiser

n.

Ivory black or animal charcoal.

19 : Abaist

p. p.

Abashed; confounded; discomfited.

20 : Abase

a.

To cast down or reduce low or lower, as in rank, office, condition in life, or estimation of worthiness; to depress; to humble; to degrade.

21 : Abase

a.

To lower or depress; to throw or cast down; as, to abase the eye.

22 : Abased

a.

Borne lower than usual, as a fess; also, having the ends of the wings turned downward towards the point of the shield.

23 : Abased

a.

Lowered; humbled.

24 : Abased

imp. & p. p.

of Abase

25 : Abasedly

adv.

Abjectly; downcastly.

26 : Abasement

n.

The act of abasing, humbling, or bringing low; the state of being abased or humbled; humiliation.

27 : Abaser

n.

He who, or that which, abases.

28 : Abash

v. t.

To destroy the self-possession of; to confuse or confound, as by exciting suddenly a consciousness of guilt, mistake, or inferiority; to put to shame; to disconcert; to discomfit.

29 : Abashed

imp. & p. p.

of Abash

30 : Abashedly

adv.

In an abashed manner.

31 : Abashing

p. pr. & vb. n.

of Abash

32 : Abashment

n.

The state of being abashed; confusion from shame.

33 : Abasing

p. pr. & vb. n.

of Abase

34 : Abassi

n.

Alt. of Abassis

35 : Abassis

n.

A silver coin of Persia, worth about twenty cents.

36 : Abatis

n.

Alt. of Abattis

37 : Abatised

a.

Provided with an abatis.

38 : Abattis

n.

A means of defense formed by felled trees, the ends of whose branches are sharpened and directed outwards, or against the enemy.

39 : Abattoirs

pl.

of Abattoir

40 : Abbacies

pl.

of Abbacy

41 : Abbess

n.

A female superior or governess of a nunnery, or convent of nuns, having the same authority over the nuns which the abbots have over the monks. See Abbey.

42 : Abbeys

pl.

of Abbey

43 : Abbotship

n.

The state or office of an abbot.

44 : Abdest

n.

Purification by washing the hands before prayer; -- a Mohammedan rite.

45 : Abdominales

n. pl.

A group including the greater part of fresh-water fishes, and many marine ones, having the ventral fins under the abdomen behind the pectorals.

46 : Abdominales

pl.

of Abdominal

47 : Abdominals

pl.

of Abdominal

48 : Abdominoscopy

n.

Examination of the abdomen to detect abdominal disease.

49 : Abdominous

a.

Having a protuberant belly; pot-bellied.

50 : Abelmosk

n.

An evergreen shrub (Hibiscus -- formerly Abelmoschus -- moschatus), of the East and West Indies and Northern Africa, whose musky seeds are used in perfumery and to flavor coffee; -- sometimes called musk mallow.

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From Wikipedia

Writing cursive forms of S

S (named ess /ɛs/,[1] plural esses[2]) is the 19th letter in the Modern English alphabet and the ISO basic Latin alphabet.

  1. ^ Spelled 'es'- in compound words
  2. ^ "S", Oxford English Dictionary, 2nd edition (1989); Merriam-Webster's Third New International Dictionary of the English Language, Unabridged (1993); "ess," op. cit.

From Wiktionary

Letter s.svg
sU+0073, s
LATIN SMALL LETTER S
r
[U+0072]
Basic Latint
[U+0074]
U+FF53, s
FULLWIDTH LATIN SMALL LETTER S

[U+FF52]
Halfwidth and Fullwidth Forms
[U+FF54]
See also: Appendix:Variations of "s"

Contents

  • 1 Translingual
    • 1.1 Letter
    • 1.2 Pronunciation
    • 1.3 Symbol
    • 1.4 Gallery
    • 1.5 See also
  • 2 English
    • 2.1 Pronunciation
    • 2.2 Letter
    • 2.3 Number
    • 2.4 Abbreviation
    • 2.5 See also
    • 2.6 Derived terms
  • 3 Afar
    • 3.1 Letter
    • 3.2 See also
  • 4 Alemannic German
    • 4.1 Alternative forms
    • 4.2 Article
      • 4.2.1 Declension
  • 5 Azeri
    • 5.1 Pronunciation
    • 5.2 Letter
      • 5.2.1 See also
  • 6 Czech
    • 6.1 Pronunciation
    • 6.2 Preposition
      • 6.2.1 Usage notes
      • 6.2.2 Synonyms
      • 6.2.3 Antonyms
  • 7 Dutch
    • 7.1 Pronunciation
    • 7.2 Letter
    • 7.3 See also
  • 8 Egyptian
    • 8.1 Noun
      • 8.1.1 Inflection
    • 8.2 Noun
      • 8.2.1 Inflection
    • 8.3 Noun
      • 8.3.1 Alternative forms
      • 8.3.2 Inflection
    • 8.4 Noun
    • 8.5 Romanization
    • 8.6 References
  • 9 Esperanto
    • 9.1 Pronunciation
    • 9.2 Letter
      • 9.2.1 See also
  • 10 Faroese
    • 10.1 Pronunciation
    • 10.2 Letter
      • 10.2.1 See also
  • 11 Fula
    • 11.1 Pronunciation
    • 11.2 Letter
      • 11.2.1 Usage notes
      • 11.2.2 See also
  • 12 Hungarian
    • 12.1 Pronunciation
    • 12.2 Conjunction
      • 12.2.1 Derived terms
    • 12.3 Letter
  • 13 Ido
    • 13.1 Pronunciation
    • 13.2 Letter
      • 13.2.1 See also
  • 14 Italian
    • 14.1 Noun
  • 15 Latvian
    • 15.1 Etymology
    • 15.2 Pronunciation
    • 15.3 Letter
      • 15.3.1 See also
  • 16 Livonian
    • 16.1 Pronunciation
    • 16.2 Letter
    • 16.3 See also
  • 17 Malay
    • 17.1 Letter
      • 17.1.1 See also
  • 18 Norwegian
    • 18.1 Pronunciation
    • 18.2 Letter
  • 19 Portuguese
    • 19.1 Etymology 1
    • 19.2 Letter
      • 19.2.1 See also
    • 19.3 Etymology 2
      • 19.3.1 Alternative forms
      • 19.3.2 Adverb
      • 19.3.3 Noun
      • 19.3.4 Interjection
  • 20 Romanian
    • 20.1 Pronunciation
    • 20.2 Letter
  • 21 Saanich
    • 21.1 Pronunciation
    • 21.2 Letter
      • 21.2.1 See also
  • 22 Serbo-Croatian
    • 22.1 Etymology 1
      • 22.1.1 Pronunciation
      • 22.1.2 Letter
    • 22.2 Etymology 2
      • 22.2.1 Alternative forms
      • 22.2.2 Pronunciation
      • 22.2.3 Preposition
        • 22.2.3.1 Usage notes
    • 22.3 Etymology 3
      • 22.3.1 Alternative forms
      • 22.3.2 Abbreviation
  • 23 Skolt Sami
    • 23.1 Pronunciation
    • 23.2 Letter
    • 23.3 See also
  • 24 Slovak
    • 24.1 Preposition
      • 24.1.1 Synonyms
    • 24.2 Further reading
  • 25 Slovene
    • 25.1 Pronunciation
    • 25.2 Preposition
  • 26 Spanish
    • 26.1 Pronunciation
    • 26.2 Letter
  • 27 Swedish
    • 27.1 Abbreviation
  • 28 Turkish
    • 28.1 Letter
      • 28.1.1 See also
  • 29 Turkmen
    • 29.1 Pronunciation
    • 29.2 Letter
    • 29.3 See also
  • 30 Zulu
    • 30.1 Letter
      • 30.1.1 See also

Translingual[edit]

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s
Wikipedia

Letter[edit]

s (upper case S)

  1. The nineteenth letter of the basic modern Latin alphabet.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Symbol[edit]

Wikipedia has an article on:
Voiceless alveolar fricative
Wikipedia

s

  1. (IPA) voiceless alveolar fricative
  2. Symbol for second, an SI unit of measurement of time.

Gallery[edit]

See also[edit]

  • (Latin script):  Aa  Bb  Cc  Dd  Ee  Ff  Gg  Hh  Ii  Jj  Kk  Ll  Mm  Nn  Oo  Pp  Qq  Rr  Sſs  Tt  Uu  Vv  Ww  Xx  Yy  Zz
  • (Variations of letter S):  Śś  Ṥṥ  Ŝŝ  Šš  Ṧṧ  Ṡṡẛ  Şş  Ṣṣ  Ṩṩ  Șș  S̩s̩  ᵴ  ᶊ  ʂ  ȿ  ꜱ  Ss  ſ  ẞß  stſt
  • ß
  • Ʃ (esh)
  • Ѕ (dze)
  • $

Other representations of S:

  • NATO phonetic: Sierra
  • Morse code: ···
  • Braille: ⠎
  • ASL Manual: S
  • Signal flag: ICS Sierra.svg
  • Semaphore: Semaphore Sierra.svg

English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (letter): IPA(key): /ɛs/
  • (phoneme): IPA(key): /s/, /z/, /ʒ/
(file)

Letter[edit]

s (lower case, upper case S, plural s's)

  1. The nineteenth letter of the English alphabet, called ess and written in the Latin script.

Number[edit]

s (lower case, upper case S)

  1. The ordinal number nineteenth, derived from this letter of the English alphabet, called ess and written in the Latin script.

Abbreviation[edit]

s

  1. (metrology) abbreviation for the scruple (unit of mass in the apothecaries' system)
  2. (physics) Abbreviation of strange quark.
  3. Alternative form of s.

See also[edit]

  • (Latin-script letters) letter; A a, B b, C c, D d, E e, F f, G g, H h, I i, J j, K k, L l, M m, N n, O o, P p, Q q, R r, S s, T t, U u, V v, W w, X x, Y y, Z z
  • s-
  • -s
  • -'s
  • -s'

Derived terms[edit]

  • s-hole

Afar[edit]

Letter[edit]

s

  1. The fourth letter of the Afar alphabet, written in the Latin script.

See also[edit]

  • (Latin-script letters) A a, B b, T t, S s, E e, C c, K k, X x, I i, D d, Q q, R r, F f, G g, O o, L l, M m, N n, U u, W w, H h, Y y

Alemannic German[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • ds

Article[edit]

s n

  1. (definite) the
    • 1978, Rolf Lyssey and Christa Maerker, Die Schweizermacher (transcript):
      Wüssed Si, Herr Bodmer, das isches, was ich so bewundere an de Schwitzer: Ire Humor. I jedere Situazion s’richtige Wort.
      You know, Mr Bodmer, that's what I admire about the Swiss – their humour. The right word for every situation.
    • 2010, Pedro Lenz, Der Goalie bin ig:
      D Wohnig isch d Wohnig und ds Business isch ds Business.
      Accommodation is accommodation, and business is business.

Declension[edit]

Alemannic German definite articles
MasculineFeminineNeuterPlural
Nominative/Accusativede
dr (Bern)
ds
ds (Bern)
d
Dativeemderemde
  • Masculine nominative/accusative singular de has the form der before a vowel, e.g. der alt Maa ‘the old man’
  • Dative plural de has the form den before a vowel, e.g. den alte Fraue ‘(to) the old women’
  • Feminine singular d and plural d have the variant di before an adjective, e.g. di jung Mueter ‘the young mother’



Azeri[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (phoneme) IPA(key): /s/

Letter[edit]

s lower case (upper case S)

  1. The twenty-fifth letter of the Azeri alphabet, written in the Latin script.

See also[edit]

  • (Latin-script letters) hərf; A a, B b, C c, Ç ç, D d, E e, Ə ə, F f, G g, Ğ ğ, H h, X x, I ı, İ i, J j, K k, Q q, L l, M m, N n, O o, Ö ö, P p, R r, S s, Ş ş, T t, U u, Ü ü, V v, Y y, Z z

Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Preposition[edit]

s

  1. with

Usage notes[edit]

This preposition is followed by the instrumental case.

Synonyms[edit]

  • se

Antonyms[edit]

  • bez, beze

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɛs
  • (letter name): IPA(key): /ɛs/

Letter[edit]

s (lower case, upper case S)

  1. The nineteenth letter of the Dutch alphabet, written in the Latin script.

See also[edit]

  • Previous letter: r
  • Next letter: t

Egyptian[edit]

Noun[edit]

s

 m

  1. The object depicted in the hieroglyph
    s
    . The meaning of this term is uncertain. Possibilities include:
    1. A cloth

Inflection[edit]

Noun[edit]

sZ1

 m

  1. A vessel or container (made of gold) [18th dynasty]

Inflection[edit]

Noun[edit]

sG38

 m

  1. A type of goose, especially as an offering for the dead [Old Kingdom]
  2. Variant form of sr (type of goose)

Alternative forms[edit]

sG54
s

Inflection[edit]

Noun[edit]

s

 m

  1. abbreviation for snb (health) in the formula ꜥnḫ wḏꜣ snb (life, prosperity, health)

Romanization[edit]

s

  1. Alternative transliteration of z.

References[edit]

  • Erman, Adolf; Grapow, Hermann (1926-1961) Wörterbuch der ägyptischen Sprache, Berlin: Akademie-Verlag, ISBN 3050022647

Esperanto[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Letter[edit]

s (lower case, upper case S)

  1. The twenty-second letter of the Esperanto alphabet, called so and written in the Latin script.

See also[edit]

  • (Latin-script letters) litero; A a, B b, C c, Ĉ ĉ, D d, E e, F f, G g, Ĝ ĝ, H h, Ĥ ĥ, I i, J j, Ĵ ĵ, K k, L l, M m, N n, O o, P p, R r, S s, Ŝ ŝ, T t, U u, Ŭ ŭ, V v, Z z

Faroese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /s/

Letter[edit]

s (upper case S)

  1. The twenty-first letter of the Faroese alphabet, written in the Latin script.

See also[edit]

  • (Latin-script letters) bókstavur; A a, Á á, B b, D d, Рð, E e, F f, G g, H h, I i, Í í, J j, K k, L l, M m, N n, O o, Ó ó, P p, R r, S s, T t, U u, Ú ú, V v, Y y, Ý ý, Æ æ, Ø ø

Fula[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /s/

Letter[edit]

s (lower case, upper case S)

  1. A letter of the Fula alphabet, written in the Latin script.

Usage notes[edit]

  • Common to all varieties of Fula (Fulfulde / Pulaar / Pular).

See also[edit]

  • (Latin-script letters) karfeeje; ', A a, B b, Mb mb, Ɓ ɓ, C c, D d, Nd nd, Ɗ ɗ, E e, F f, G g, Ng ng, Ɠ ɠ, H h, I i, J j, Nj nj, K k, L l, M m, N n, Ŋ ŋ, Ñ ñ, Ɲ ɲ, O o, P p, R r, S s, T t, U u, W w, Y y, Ƴ ƴ

Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈʃ]
  • (file)
  • (conjunction): IPA(key): [ˈʃ]
  • (letter name): IPA(key): [ˈɛʃː]

Conjunction[edit]

s

  1. and (short variant of és (and))

Derived terms[edit]

(Compound words):

  • egyszersmind
  • satöbbi

(Expressions):

  • egyszer s mindenkorra
  • fel s alá
  • segíts magadon, s az Isten is megsegít

Letter[edit]

s

  1. The thirty-first letter of the Hungarian alphabet, written in the Latin script. Pronounced sh as in she.

Ido[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /s/

Letter[edit]

s (upper case S)

  1. The nineteenth letter of the Ido alphabet, written in the Latin script.

See also[edit]

  • (Latin-script letters) litero; A a, B b, C c, D d, E e, F f, G g, H h, I i, J j, K k, L l, M m, N n, O o, P p, Q q, R r, S s, T t, U u, V v, W w, X x, Y y, Z z

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

s m, f (invariable)

  1. See under S

Latvian[edit]

Latvian Wikipedia has an article on:
s
Wikipedia lv

Etymology[edit]

Proposed in 1908 as part of the new Latvian spelling by the scientific commission headed by K. Mīlenbahs, which was accepted and began to be taught in schools in 1909. Prior to that, Latvian had been written in German Fraktur, and sporadically in Cyrillic.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [s]
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Letter[edit]

S

s (lower case, upper case S)

  1. The twenty-sixth letter of the Latvian alphabet, called es and written in the Latin script.

See also[edit]

  • Letters of the Latvian alphabet:
    burti: Aa, Āā, Bb, Cc, Čč, Dd, Ee, Ēē, Ff, Gg, Ģģ, Hh, Ii, Īī, Jj, Kk, Ķķ, Ll, Ļļ, Mm, Nn, Ņņ, Oo, Pp, Rr, Ss, Šš, Tt, Uu, Ūū, Vv, Zz, Žž

Livonian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (phoneme) IPA(key): /s/

Letter[edit]

s (upper case S)

  1. The thirty-first letter of the Livonian alphabet, written in the Latin script.

See also[edit]

  • (Latin-script letters) kēratēḑ; A a, Ā ā, Ä ä, Ǟ ǟ, B b, D d, Ḑ ḑ, E e, Ē ē, F f, G g, H h, I i, Ī ī, J j, K k, L l, Ļ ļ, M m, N n, Ņ ņ, O o, Ō ō, Ȯ ȯ, Ȱ ȱ, Õ õ, Ȭ ȭ, P p, R r, Ŗ ŗ, S s, Š š, T t, Ț ț, U u, Ū ū, V v, Z z, Ž ž



Malay[edit]

Letter[edit]

s (lower case, upper case S)

  1. The nineteenth letter of the Malay alphabet, written in the Latin script.

See also[edit]

  • (Latin-script letters) A a, B b, C c, D d, E e, F f, G g, H h, I i, J j, K k, L l, M m, N n, O o, P p, Q q, R r, S s, T t, U u, V v, W w, X x, Y y, Z z

Norwegian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (letter name): IPA(key): /esː/, /ɛsː/
  • (phoneme): IPA(key): /s/, (in sj, skj, sk, sl) /ʃ/, (in rs) /ʂ/

Letter[edit]

s

  1. The nineteenth letter of the Norwegian alphabet, written in the Latin script.

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Letter[edit]

s (lower case, upper case S)

  1. The nineteenth letter of the Portuguese alphabet, written in the Latin script.

See also[edit]

  • (Latin-script letters) letra; A a (Á á, À à,  â, àã), B b, C c (Ç ç), D d, E e (É é, Ê ê), F f, G g, H h, I i (Í í), J j, K k, L l, M m, N n, O o (Ó ó, Ô ô, Õ õ), P p, Q q, R r, S s, T t, U u (Ú ú), V v, W w, X x, Y y, Z z

Etymology 2[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • ss

Adverb[edit]

s

  1. (Internet slang, text messaging) Abbreviation of sim (yes).

Noun[edit]

s m (plural s)

  1. (Internet slang, text messaging) Abbreviation of sim (yes).

Interjection[edit]

s

  1. (Internet slang, text messaging) Abbreviation of sim (yes).

Romanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /se/, /es/

Letter[edit]

s (lowercase, capital S)

  1. The twenty-first letter of the Romanian alphabet, written in the Latin script. Representing the phoneme /s/. Preceded by r and followed by ş.

Saanich[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /s/

Letter[edit]

s

  1. The thirty-ninth letter of the Saanich alphabet, written in the Latin script.

See also[edit]

  • (Latin-script letters) A, Á, Ⱥ, B, C, Ć, Ȼ, D, E, H, I, Í, J, K, Ꝁ, Ꝃ, ₭, Ḵ, Ḱ, L, Ƚ, M, N, Ṉ, O, P, Q, S, Ś, T, Ⱦ, Ṯ, Ŧ, U, W, W̲, X, X̲, Y, Z, s, ,

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

See Translingual section.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (phoneme) IPA(key): /s/

Letter[edit]

s (Cyrillic spelling с)

  1. The 24th letter of the Serbo-Croatian Latin alphabet (gajica), preceded by r and followed by š.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *sъ(n), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱom.

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (see usage notes) sa

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /s/

Preposition[edit]

s (Cyrillic spelling с)

  1. (with instrumental) with, together with, along with
    raditi s nekimto work with somebody
    svađati se s nekimto quarrel with somebody
    ratovati s nekimto wage war with somebody
    d(j)evojka s plavom kosoma girl with blonde hair
    s godinama dolazi mudrostwith age comes wisdom
    s ljubavljuwith love
  2. (with instrumental) miscellaneous prepositional senses in various phrases
    što je s tobom?what's wrong with you?
    s vremenomin time
    pozdraviti se s nekimto greet somebody
  3. (with genitive) from, off
    pao sam sa stablaI fell from the tree
    s druge straneon the other side
    sa zapadafrom the west
    s leđafrom the back
    promatrati s prozorato observe from the window
    ljudi s planinepeople from the mountain
  4. (with genitive) because of (= iz, zbȍg)
    s tog razlogafor that reason
Usage notes[edit]

s takes the alternative form sa in the following environments:

  • before /s, š, z, ž/:
    sa stránēaside
    sa škȏlōmwith school
    sa zȗbomwith tooth
    sa živòtomwith life
  • before consonant clusters where the second consonant is /s, š, z/:
    sà psom (sa psȍm)with dog
    sa pšènicōmwith wheat
    sa ȑzānjemwith neighing
  • before instrumental form of first-person pronoun (I)
    sȁ mnȏmwith me

Etymology 3[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • s.

Abbreviation[edit]

s (Cyrillic spelling с)

  1. (grammar) neuter gender (srednji rod)

Skolt Sami[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (phoneme) IPA(key): /s/

Letter[edit]

s (upper case S)

  1. The twenty-eighth letter of the Skolt Sami alphabet, written in the Latin script.

See also[edit]

  • (Latin-script letters) bukva; A a,  â, B b, C c, Č č, Ʒ ʒ, Ǯ ǯ, D d, Đ đ, E e, F f, G g, Ǧ ǧ, Ǥ ǥ, H h, I i, J j, K k, Ǩ ǩ, L l, M m, N n, Ŋ ŋ, O o, Õ õ, P p, R r, S s, Š š, T t, U u, V v, Z z, Ž ž, Å å, Ä ä, ʹ

Slovak[edit]

Preposition[edit]

s (+ instrumental)

  1. with

Synonyms[edit]

  • so

Further reading[edit]

  • s in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

Slovene[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /s/
  • Tonal orthography: s

Preposition[edit]

s

  1. Alternative form of z

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (phoneme) IPA(key): /s/, /s̺/, /s̄/
  • (letter name) IPA(key): /ˈese/
    • (file)

Letter[edit]

s (lower case, upper case S)

  1. The twentieth letter of the Spanish alphabet, written in the Latin script.

Swedish[edit]

Abbreviation[edit]

s

  1. page; Abbreviation of sida.
  2. Swedish Social Democratic Party; Abbreviation of Socialdemokraterna.

Turkish[edit]

Letter[edit]

s (lower case, upper case S)

  1. The twenty-second letter of the Turkish alphabet, called se and written in the Latin script.

See also[edit]

  • (Latin-script letters) harf; A a, B b, C c, Ç ç, D d, E e, F f, G g, Ğ ğ, H h, I ı, İ i, J j, K k, L l, M m, N n, O o, Ö ö, P p, R r, S s, Ş ş, T t, U u, Ü ü, V v, Y y, Z z

Turkmen[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (phoneme) IPA(key): /θ/, /s/

Letter[edit]

s (upper case S)

  1. The twenty-second letter of the Turkmen alphabet, called es and written in the Latin script.

See also[edit]

  • (Latin-script letters) harp; A a, B b, Ç ç, D d, E e, Ä ä, F f, G g, H h, I i, J j, Ž ž, K k, L l, M m, N n, Ň ň, O o, Ö ö, P p, R r, S s, Ş ş, T t, U u, Ü ü, W w, Y y, Ý ý, Z z

Zulu[edit]

Letter[edit]

s (lower case, upper case S)

  1. The nineteenth letter of the Zulu alphabet, written in the Latin script.

See also[edit]

  • (Latin-script letters) A a, B b, C c, D d, E e, F f, G g, H h, I i, J j, K k, L l, M m, N n, O o, P p, Q q, R r, S s, T t, U u, V v, W w, X x, Y y, Z z