- second-person singular past historic of suer
From Old Irish súas.
- up, upwards (from a level or high to a higher or even higher position)
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).
Irish adverbs of direction and position
- accusative feminine plural of suus
- second-person singular present active subjunctive of suō
- (Portugal) IPA(key): /ˈsu.ɐʃ/
- Hyphenation: su‧as
suas f pl
- 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.
For usage examples of this term, see Citations:suas.
- up (implies motion)