[ ah ]
/ ɑ /
(used as an exclamation of pain, surprise, pity, complaint, dislike, joy, etc., according to the manner of utterance.)
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Definition for ah (2 of 4)
Definition for ah (3 of 4)
in the year of the Hijra; since the Hijra (a.d. 622).
Also an·no He·ji·rae [an-oh hi-jahy-ree, hej-uh-ree, ah-noh] /ˈæn oʊ hɪˈdʒaɪ ri, ˈhɛdʒ əˌri, ˈɑ noʊ/ .
Origin of A.H.1
From New Latin annō Hejirae
Definition for ah (4 of 4)
occurring in a specific year of the Jewish calendar.
Also an·no He·bra·i·co [an-oh hi-brey-i-koh, ah-noh‐] /ˈæn oʊ hɪˈbreɪ ɪˌkoʊ, ˈɑ noʊ‐/ .
Origin of A.H.2
From New Latin annō Hebraico
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British Dictionary definitions for ah (1 of 2)
/ (ɑː) /
an exclamation expressing pleasure, pain, sympathy, etc, according to the intonation of the speaker
British Dictionary definitions for ah (2 of 2)
abbreviation for (indicating years in the Muslim system of dating, numbered from the Hegira (622 AD))
Word Origin for AH
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