nos

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English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

nos

  1. plural form of no

Anagrams[edit]


Asturian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

nos

  1. us (dative and accusative of nosotros/nós)

Etymology 2[edit]

From a contraction of the preposition en (in) + masculine plural article los (the).

Contraction[edit]

nos m pl (masculine sg nel, feminine sg na, neuter sg no, feminine plural nes)

  1. in the

Catalan[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

nos (enclitic, contracted 'ns, proclitic ens)

  1. us (direct or indirect object)

Declension[edit]

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Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *nosъ, from Proto-Indo-European *néh₂s.

Noun[edit]

nos m

  1. (anatomy) nose
Declension[edit]
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

nos

  1. imperative singular of nosit

Fala[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese nos, from Latin nōs (we; us).

Pronoun[edit]

nos

  1. we (first person plural nominative personal pronoun; the speakers/writers)
    • 2000, Domingo Frades Gaspar, Vamus a falal: Notas pâ coñocel y platical en nosa fala, Editora regional da Extremadura, Theme IX, Chapter 4: ¿Fala transerrana?:
      I nos, inda hoxii, con autonomía i tó siguimus idendu: “Vo pa Castilla”, []
      And to this day we, with autonomy and everything, keep on saying: “I’ll go to Castille”, []
  2. us (first person plural objective personal pronoun)
    • 2000, Domingo Frades Gaspar, Vamus a falal: Notas pâ coñocel y platical en nosa fala, Editora regional da Extremadura, Theme II, Chapter 2: Recunquista:
      Non poemos analizar con pormenoris estis siglos, pero tampoco se debi toleral que, sin fundamentus, se poña en duda algo que a Historia documentá nos lega sobre nossa terra.
      We can’t thoroughly analyse these centuries, but one mustn’t tolerate that, unfoundedly, something documented history tells us about our land be questioned.

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Determiner[edit]

nos pl

  1. plural form of notre

Related terms[edit]

Possessee
Singular Plural
Masculine Feminine
Possessor Singular First person mon ma mes
Second person ton ta tes
Third person son sa ses
Plural First person notre nos
Second person votre vos
Third person leur leurs


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Galician[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From contraction of preposition en (in) + masculine plural article os (the)

Contraction[edit]

nos m pl (masculine sg no, feminine sg na, feminine plural nas)

  1. in the

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin nōs (we).

Pronoun[edit]

nos accusative and dative (nominative nós, oblique nós)

  1. (to) us (dative plural first-person personal pronoun)
  2. us (accusative plural first-person personal pronoun)
  3. ourselves (reflexive plural first-person personal pronoun)
Usage notes[edit]

The n- forms of accusative third-person pronouns are used when the preceding word ends in -u or a diphthong, and is suffixed to the preceding word

See also[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From a mutation of os.

Pronoun[edit]

nos m (accusative)

  1. Mutated form of os. (their)
Usage notes[edit]

The n- forms of accusative third-person pronouns are used when the preceding word ends in -u or a diphthong, and is suffixed to the preceding word

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Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

nos

  1. well

Interlingua[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

nos

  1. we
  2. us

Kashubian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *nosъ, from Proto-Indo-European *néh₂s.

Noun[edit]

nos m

  1. (anatomy) nose

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Italic *nōs.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

nōs

  1. we; first person nominative plural of ego
  2. us; first person accusative plural of ego

Usage notes[edit]

When used in the plural genitive, nostrī is used when it is the object of an action, especially when used with a gerund or gerundive. When used in such a construction, the gerund or gerundive takes on the masculine genitive singular. Nostrum is used as a partitive genitive, used in constructions such as (one of us).

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Descendants[edit]


Lower Sorbian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *nosъ, from Proto-Indo-European *néh₂s.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

nos m (diminutive nosk)

  1. nose

Declension[edit]


Norwegian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse nǫs, from Proto-Germanic *nasō, from Proto-Indo-European *néh₂s-.

Noun[edit]

nos

  1. nose
  2. steep protruding point on a mountain

Inflection[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

  • (nose): nese (Bokmål), nase (Nynorsk)

References[edit]

  • “nos” in The Bokmål Dictionary / The Nynorsk Dictionary.

Occitan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin nōs.

Pronoun[edit]

nos

  1. we (first-person plural subject pronoun)

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Old French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • nous (first-person plural subject pronoun)
  • nus (first-person plural subject pronoun)

Etymology[edit]

Latin nos.

Pronoun[edit]

nos

  1. we (first-person plural subject pronoun)
  2. our (masculine and feminine plural possessive pronoun)
  3. to us (first-person plural indirect object pronoun)
  4. ourselves (first-person plural reflexive pronoun)

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *nosъ, from Proto-Indo-European *néh₂s.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

nos m

  1. nose

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Portuguese nos, from Latin nōs (we; us).

Pronoun[edit]

nos

  1. us; objective case of nós
    Ele dir-nos-ia o nome do indivíduo; Ele nos diria o nome do indivíduo.
    He would have told us the name of the individual.
See also[edit]
Portuguese personal pronouns (edit)
Number Person Nominative
(subject)
Objective
(direct object)
Objective
(indirect object)
Prepositional Prepositional
with com
Non-declining
m f m f m and f m f m f m f
Singular First eu me mim comigo
Second tu te ti contigo você
o senhor a senhora
Third ele ela o
(lo, no)
a
(la, na)
lhe ele ela com ele com ela o mesmo a mesma
se (reflexive) si (reflexive) consigo (reflexive)
Plural First nós nos nós connosco (Portugal)
conosco (Brazil)
a gente
Second vós vos vós convosco vocês
os senhores as senhoras
Third eles elas os
(los, nos)
as
(las, nas)
lhes eles elas com eles com elas os mesmos as mesmas
se (reflexive) si (reflexive) consigo (reflexive)
Indefinite se (reflexive) si (reflexive) consigo (reflexive)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Portuguese nos, clipping of enos, from en (in) + os (the).

Contraction[edit]

nos

  1. Contraction of em os (in the).
    • 2000, J. K. Rowling, Lya Wyler, Harry Potter e o Prisioneiro de Azkaban, Rocco, page 55:
      [...] o gato ronronava feliz nos braços de Hermione.
      [...] the cat was purring happily on Hermione's arms.

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *nosъ, from Proto-Indo-European *néh₂s.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

nȏs m (Cyrillic spelling но̑с)

  1. (anatomy) nose

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]


Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *nosъ, from Proto-Indo-European *néh₂s.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

nós m inan (genitive nosú or nósa, nominative plural nosôvi or nósi)

  1. (anatomy) nose

Declension[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin nōs.

Pronoun[edit]

nos

  1. us (dative and accusative form of nosotros and nosotras)

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse nǫs, from Proto-Germanic *nasō, from Proto-Indo-European *néh₂s-.

Noun[edit]

nos c

  1. a nose of an animal

Declension[edit]

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Walloon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French nos, from Latin nos.

Pronoun[edit]

nos

  1. we

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Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Welsh nos, probably from Latin nox, from Proto-Indo-European *nókʷts.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

nos f (plural nosweithiau, or rarely nosau)

  1. night.

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
nos unchanged unchanged unchanged

Western Apache[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

nos

  1. manzanita plant

Usage notes[edit]

  • occurs only in Dilzhe’eh (Tonto) dialect

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