anser

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From anse (handle)

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

anser

  1. (transitive) to fix a handle (to)

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Latin[edit]

anser (a goose)

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Italic *hānser, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰh₂éns. Cognates include Sanskrit हंस (haṃsa), Ancient Greek χήν (khḗn), Russian гусь (gusʹ), Old Irish géiss, and Old English gōs (English goose).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ānser m (genitive ānseris); third declension

  1. goose

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative ānser ānserēs
genitive ānseris ānserum
dative ānserī ānseribus
accusative ānserem ānserēs
ablative ānsere ānseribus
vocative ānser ānserēs

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References[edit]

  • anser in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • anser in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • anser” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • anser in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • anser in William Smith, editor (1848) A Dictionary of Greek Biography and Mythology, London: John Murray

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Verb[edit]

anser

  1. present tense of anse

Swedish[edit]

Verb[edit]

anser

  1. present tense of anse.