kyst

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Danish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Low German kost, from Old French coste (coast, side), from Latin costa (rib, side).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /køst/, [kʰøsd̥]

Noun[edit]

kyst c (singular definite kysten, plural indefinite kyster)

  1. coast (shoreline)
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Etymology 2[edit]

See kyse (to shoo, scare).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kyːst/, [kʰyːˀsd̥]

Verb[edit]

kyst or kyset

  1. past participle of kyse

Norwegian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kyst m

  1. coast (shoreline)
    Kysten er verna av artilleri.
    The coast is protected by artillery.

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