gås

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See also: gas, gæs, gás, and gaas

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse gás, from Proto-Germanic *gans, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰáns- (goose).

Cognate with Norwegian gås, Swedish gås, Icelandic gæs, Faroese gás, English goose, West Frisian goes, Low German Goos, Gans, Dutch gans, German Gans.

Noun[edit]

gås c (singular definite gåsen, plural indefinite gæs)

  1. goose

Inflection[edit]


Norwegian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse gás, from Proto-Germanic *gans, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰáns- (goose); cognate with English goose, German Gans.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gås (definite singular gåsen or gåsa, indefinite plural gjess, definite plural gjessene)

  1. goose

Derived terms[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse gás, from Proto-Germanic *gans, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰáns- (goose); cognate with English goose, German Gans etc.

Noun[edit]

gås c

  1. a goose

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

gås

  1. infinitive passive of .
  2. present tense passive of .

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