Bus

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

  • (Bernheze) First attested as in de Bus in 1678. Derived from a dialectal variant of bos (rising forest).
  • (Meierijstad) First attested as hoeve genaemt in de bus in 1777. Derived from a dialectal variant of bos (rising forest).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: Bus

Proper noun[edit]

Bus n

  1. A hamlet in Bernheze, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands.
  2. A hamlet in Meierijstad, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands.

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Omnibus, with influence from English bus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bʊs/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ʊs

Usage notes[edit]

The computer bus may also be pronounced as in English.

Noun[edit]

Bus m (strong, genitive Busses, plural Busse)

  1. bus (public transport)
  2. (computing) bus (on a computer mainboard)

Declension[edit]

Hyponyms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Bus” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache
  • Bus” in Uni Leipzig: Wortschatz-Lexikon
  • Bus” in Duden online
  • Wikipedia-logo.svg Bus on the German Wikipedia.Wikipedia de

Luxembourgish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Omnibus, with influence from English bus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Bus m (plural Bussen)

  1. bus