hus

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See also: hús, Hus, hűs, hûs, Hüs, hüs, and hus'

Crimean Gothic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *hūsą. Akin to English house, German Haus, Low German Huus, Dutch huis, Swedish hus, Icelandic hús.

Noun[edit]

hus

  1. house, home
    • 1562, Ogier Ghiselin de Busbecq:
      Hus. Domus.

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse hús, from Proto-Germanic *hūsą (house).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /huːs/, [huːˀs]

Noun[edit]

hus n (singular definite huset, plural indefinite huse)

  1. house
  2. building
  3. block of flats, cottage
  4. shell

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Verb[edit]

hus

  1. Imperative of huse.

Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: hus
  • IPA(key): /ˈhus/

Interjection[edit]

hus

  1. shoo!

Guernésiais[edit]

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Noun[edit]

hus m (plural hus)

  1. door
    • 2006, Marie de Garis, ‘Enne p'tite ôlure’, P'tites Lures Guernésiaises, Cromwell Press 2006, p. 24:
      Ils aeurent aën chocque à quànd al'ouvrissi l’hus, dja, la breune avait épaissi tànt qué nous n'pouvait pas quâsi veis sa môin au d'vànt d'sé. (They had a shock when they opened the door though; the fog had thickened so much that they could hardly see their hands in front of them.)

Middle English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old English hūs, cognate with Dutch huis, Low Saxon (Low German) Huus, German Haus, Swedish hus.

Noun[edit]

hus

  1. house

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Norwegian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse hús, from Proto-Germanic *hūsą (house).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hus

  1. A house.

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Old Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *hūsą, whence also Old Saxon, Old Frisian, Old High German and Old English hūs, Old Norse hús.

Noun[edit]

hūs n

  1. house

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *hūsą. Cognate with Old Frisian hūs, Old Saxon hūs (Low Saxon (Low German) Huus, Dutch huis), Old High German hūs (German Haus), Old Norse hús (Swedish hus), Gothic -𐌷𐌿𐍃 (-hus).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hūs n

  1. a house; a household

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Old High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *hūsą, whence also Old Saxon, Old Dutch, Old Frisian, and Old English hūs, Old Norse hús, Gothic -𐌷𐌿𐍃 (-hus).

Noun[edit]

hūs n

  1. house

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Old Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *hūsą, whence also Old Frisian, Old English, Old Dutch, and Old High German, hūs, Old Norse hús.

Noun[edit]

hūs n

  1. house

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Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *gǫsь, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰans-

Noun[edit]

hus f (genitive singular husi, nominative plural husi), declension pattern kosť

  1. goose

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse hús, from Proto-Germanic *hūsą (house).

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Noun[edit]

hus n

  1. a house; a building where people live or work
    ett prydligt, med vackra portaler utsiradt hus
    a neat building decorated with beautiful portals
  2. (archaic) a castle; several Swedish castles carry "hus" in their name
  3. a house, a home, a household
  4. a house, a (royal) family
    Huset Bernadotte har regerat Sverige sedan 1818
    The house of Bernadotte has ruled Sweden since 1818
  5. a house, a firm, a company, an institution, a restaurant, a place, a theatre, a chamber of parliament; even when it is not a building of its own
    huset bjuder
    it's on the house
    det var fullt hus på premiären
    the opening night was sold out
    Var håller du hus?
    Where are you?
    husets talman
    speaker of the house (of representatives)
  6. (astrology) a house, a section of the zodiac
  7. a case, a cover, a box, a housing, a casing
    skruva loss huset och kolla åt villket håll termostaten sitter
    unscrew and remove the casing to find out which way the thermostat is oriented

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Upper Sorbian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *gǫsь, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰans-.

Noun[edit]

hus f

  1. goose