huis

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Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch huis.

Noun[edit]

huis (plural huise)

  1. house

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch hūs, from Proto-Germanic *hūsą. Compare West Frisian hûs, Low German Huus, German Haus, English house, Danish hus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

huis n (plural huizen, diminutive huisje n)

  1. house

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Verb[edit]

huis

  1. first-person singular present indicative of huizen
  2. imperative of huizen

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin ostium.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

huis m (plural huis)

  1. (obsolete) door

Usage notes[edit]

Now only in expressions:

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Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

huis m

  1. Obsolete spelling of hois.

Old French[edit]

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Noun[edit]

huis m (oblique plural huis, nominative singular huis, nominative plural huis)

  1. external door

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