hosp

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English[edit]

Abbreviation[edit]

hosp

  1. hospital

Anagrams[edit]


Middle English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old English hosp (reproach, insult, contumely, blasphemy]).

Noun[edit]

hosp (plural hosps)

  1. detraction, blasphemy, to hold in derision, vilify

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *huspaz (derision, mockery), from Proto-Germanic *hut-, *hūt- (to be naughty, be impudent), from Proto-Indo-European *kūd- (to mock). Related to Old English hyspan (to mock, scorn, deride), Old English hūsc (mockery, derision, scorn, insult), Old High German hosc (vilification, ridicule, scorn).

Noun[edit]

hosp m (nominative plural hospas)

  1. reproach, contempt, contumely, insult, blasphemy

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • 1916, John R. Clark, "A Concise Anglo-Saxon Dictionary for the Use of Students", hosp.
  • Bosworth, J. (2010, March 21). An Anglo-Saxon Dictionary Online (T. N. Toller & Others, Eds.). Hosp. Retrieved October 16, 2011, from http://bosworth.ff.cuni.cz/019576.

Romansch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin hospes.

Noun[edit]

hosp m (plural hosps)

  1. (Sursilvan) guest

Synonyms[edit]

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sutsilvan, Surmiran, Puter, Vallader) giast

Vilamovian[edit]

Noun[edit]

hosp f (plural hospa)

  1. hasp