kors

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin crux. The intermediate steps of borrowing are not clear, as in the case of Swedish kors (see there).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kɔːrs/, [kʰɒːs]

Noun[edit]

kors n (singular definite korset, plural indefinite kors)

  1. cross

Inflection[edit]

Noun[edit]

kors n

  1. genitive singular indefinite of kor
  2. genitive plural indefinite of kor

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse kross

Noun[edit]

kors n (definite singular korset, indefinite plural kors, definite plural korsa or korsene)

  1. a cross

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(Can this(+) etymology be sourced?) From Old English cross, Old Irish cross or Old French crois, from Latin crux. See cross.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kors n

  1. cross (shape, geometric figure)
  2. (heraldry) cross
  3. cross, crucifix (cross-shaped object)
  4. dagger (text character)
  5. indefinite genitive singular of kor
  6. indefinite genitive plural of kor
  7. indefinite genitive plural of ko

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