cosa

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See also: Cosa and cósa

Asturian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin causa.

Noun[edit]

cosa f (plural coses)

  1. thing

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Latin causa. Cognate to the Catalan doublet causa, borrowed from the same source.

Noun[edit]

cosa f (plural coses)

  1. thing
  2. affair, matter

Derived terms[edit]


Galician[edit]

Verb[edit]

cosa

  1. first-person singular present subjunctive of coser
  2. third-person singular present subjunctive of coser

Interlingua[edit]

Noun[edit]

cosa (plural cosas)

  1. thing

Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cosa f pl

  1. nominative plural of cos
  2. dative plural of cos

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
cosa chosa gcosa
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Istriot[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin coxa.

Noun[edit]

cosa f

  1. thigh

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin causa.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Northern Italy) IPA(key): [ˈkɔ.za] (Central and Southern Italy, Standard) IPA(key): [ˈkɔ.sa]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

cosa f (plural cose)

  1. thing, matter

Pronoun[edit]

cosa

  1. what?
  2. what!

Derived terms[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


Old French[edit]

Noun[edit]

cosa f (oblique plural cosas, nominative singular cosa, nominative plural cosas)

  1. (very early Old French) Alternative form of cose

Usage notes[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

cosa

  1. first-person singular present subjunctive of coser
  2. third-person singular present subjunctive of coser
  3. first-person singular imperative of coser
  4. third-person singular imperative of coser

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin causa. Cognates include French chose, Italian cosa, Portuguese coisa.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cosa f (plural cosas)

  1. thing (object)
  2. (informal) thing (living being or creature)
    cosas hermosas — pretty [little] things

Verb[edit]

cosa

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of coser.
  2. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of coser.
  3. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of coser.
  4. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of coser.