nøs

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Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /nøːs/, [nøːˀs]

Verb[edit]

nøs

  1. past tense of nyse

Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse nǫs, from Proto-Germanic *nasō, from Proto-Indo-European *nasō (compare Low German Nees, German Nase, Norwegian nese ‘nose’), old dual from Proto-Indo-European *néh₂s- ~ *nh₂es- ‘nose, nostril’ (compare Latin nāris ‘nostril’, nāsus ‘nose’, Lithuanian nósis, Sanskrit नासा (nā́sā) ‘nostrils’).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

nøs f (genitive singular nasar, plural nasar)

  1. nose
  2. reprimand

Declension[edit]

f7 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative nøs nøsin nasar nasarnar
Accusative nøs nøsina nasar nasarnar
Dative nøs nøsini nøsum/
nasum
nøsunum/
nasunum
Genitive nasar nasarinnar nasa nasanna