коса

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Bulgarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kosa.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

коса (kosáf

  1. (countable) hair (the collection or mass of filaments growing from the skin of humans and animals)
  2. (countable) corn silk
  3. (countable) scythe

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Macedonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kosa.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

коса (kosaf

  1. hair (collective) (growth on head)
  2. scythe

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Russian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kosa.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

коса́ (kosáf inan (genitive косы́, nominative plural ко́сы, genitive plural кос)

  1. plait, tress, braid, pigtail, queue
  2. scythe
  3. sandbank, (river) bank, spit (small point of land jutting into the sea)
Declension[edit]

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Etymology 2[edit]

From the Xhosa name of the language isiXhosa

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Pronunciation[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

ко́са (kósam inan (indeclinable)

  1. Xhosa
    язы́к ко́саjazýk kósathe Xhosa language
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Etymology 3[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

коса́ (kosá)

  1. short feminine singular of косо́й (kosój)

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kosa (Russian коса́ (kosá), Polish kosa); compare Lithuanian kasa.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kǒsa/
  • Hyphenation: ко‧са

Noun[edit]

ко̀са f (Latin spelling kòsa)

  1. hair (of a person, on the head)
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kosa (Russian коса́ (kosá), Polish kosa); compare Lithuanian kasti.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kǒsa/
  • Hyphenation: ко‧са

Noun[edit]

ко̀са f (Latin spelling kòsa)

  1. scythe
Declension[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From ко̑с.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kǒsa/
  • Hyphenation: ко‧са

Noun[edit]

ко̀са f (Latin spelling kòsa)

  1. slope, declivity
  2. a mountain spur; a smaller ridge branching off from a mountain range
Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • коса” in Hrvatski jezični portal
  • коса” in Hrvatski jezični portal
  • коса” in Hrvatski jezični portal
  • Gvozden R. Čolović (1969), Vojna topografija, Vojnogeografski institut: Beograd

Ukrainian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kosa.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

коса́ (kosáf inan (genitive коси́, nominative plural ко́си)

  1. braided hair
  2. scythe
  3. (dialectal) spleen, pancreas
  4. (dialectal) tendon

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • Bilodid I. K., editor (1970–1980), “коса”, in Slovnyk ukrajinsʹkoji movy, Kiev: Naukova Dumka