Yah vs Ayah - What's the difference?

yah | ayah |


As a proper noun yah

is .

As a noun ayah is

a verse in the quran.

yah

English

Etymology 1

An alternative pronunciation, akin to yeah.

Adverb

(-)
  • (UK, India, South Africa) Yes.
  • Yah , we did go along but it turned out the wedding was a load of nonsense.

    Etymology 2

    From the pronunciation of “yes” which such people use.

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (British, informal) An upper-class person, especially a Sloane Ranger.
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    ayah

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A verse in the Quran.
  • A native female servant or maid, especially working for Europeans in South Asia.
  • * 1888 , Rudyard Kipling, ‘Watches of the Night’, Plain Tales from the Hills , Folio 2005, p. 59:
  • She manufactured the Station scandal, and—talked to her ayah .

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