kust

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Rhymes: -ʏst
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: kust

Etymology 1[edit]

Indo-European, from Latin costa (rib, side), cognate with English coast, German Küste, French côte etc.

Noun[edit]

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kust f (plural kusten, diminutive kustje n)

  1. The shoreline
  2. The coast, seaside
  3. A coastal region
  4. (obsolete, figuratively) A border, seem, edge, fringe etc.
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Etymology 2[edit]

Germanic, cognate with English kiss, German küssen, etc.

Verb[edit]

kust

  1. second- and third-person singular present indicative of kussen
  2. (archaic) plural imperative of kussen

Etymology 3[edit]

From Middle Dutch cust, from Old Dutch *kust, from Proto-Germanic *kustuz, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵéwstus, related with Dutch kiezen, cognate with Old English cyst, Latin gustus etc.

Noun[edit]

kust m (uncountable)

  1. (obsolete) a choice, chosing
  2. (obsolete) something chosen

Expression: te kust en te keur —— in an abundant choice

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Latvian[edit]

Verb[edit]

kust

  1. 3rd person singular present indicative form of kustēt
  2. 3rd person plural present indicative form of kustēt
  3. (with the particle lai) 3rd person singular imperative form of kustēt
  4. (with the particle lai) 3rd person plural imperative form of kustēt

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kust c

  1. a coast (shoreline)

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