Dost

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See also: dost, döst, Döst, doʻst, and dosť

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German doste (tuft, bunch), from Old High German dost, dosto (tuft, bunch), from an uncertain Germanic root shared with Gothic 𐌸𐌿𐍃𐍄𐌰 (þusta, kind of shrub).[1][2]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /dɔst/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Dost m (genitive Dosts, plural Dosten or Doste)

  1. tuft (of a plant), something that grows in tufts
  2. (plural form Doste) any plant of the genus Origanum
  3. oregano (Origanum vulgare)

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Dost” in Duden online
  2. ^ Friedrich Kluge (1883), “Dost”, in John Francis Davis, transl., Etymological Dictionary of the German Language, published 1891

Turkish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Dost

  1. A male given name