What does the word ab mean?

Usage examples for ab

  1. Geht schnell von meinem Krame ab, Sonst schlag' ich euch mit einem Stab. – An anthology of German literature by Calvin Thomas
  2. But since the activity is after all only the activity itself of apprehending or knowing, this assertion is only a way of saying that apprehending or knowing is not a condition of mind which can be produced in us ab extra, but is something which we have to do for ourselves. – Kant's Theory of Knowledge by Harold Arthur Prichard
  3. Quite right, Ab Gwilym; what wantest thou with Morfydd? – Lavengro The Scholar, The Gypsy, The Priest by George Borrow