asp

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English[edit]

Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia

Pronunciation[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin aspis ‎(asp, viper; shield), aspidis, from Ancient Greek ἀσπίς ‎(aspís, shield; Egyptian cobra Naja haje)

Noun[edit]

asp ‎(plural asps)

  1. (archaic) A water snake.
  2. A venomous viper native to southwestern Europe (Vipera aspis).
  3. The Egyptian cobra (Naja haje)
  4. A type of European fish (Aspius aspius).
Translations[edit]
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Etymology 2[edit]

Shortening of aspen

Noun[edit]

asp ‎(plural asps)

  1. An aspen tree.
    • 1997, B. Franklin Cooling, Fort Donelson's Legacy (page 233)
      Having decimated groves of cedar, quaking asps, weeping willows, poplars, and fruit trees on the last day of January, Alva C. Griest of the Seventy-second Indiana believed he "was doing wrong all the time we were at it."

Anagrams[edit]


Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin aspis ‎(asp, viper; shield), aspidis, from Ancient Greek ἀσπίς ‎(aspís, shield; Egyptian cobra).

Noun[edit]

asp f ‎(genitive singular aspa, nominative plural aspanna)

  1. asp

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
asp n-asp hasp t-asp
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse ǫsp, ösp

Noun[edit]

asp f, m ‎(definite singular aspa or aspen, indefinite plural asper, definite plural aspene)

  1. alternative form of osp

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse ǫsp, from Proto-Germanic *aspǭ, from Proto-Indo-European *Hosp- ‎(aspen, poplar).

Noun[edit]

asp c

  1. Aspen; a type of poplar tree. (Populus tremula)
  2. A type of fish. (Aspius aspius)
  3. An African snake. (Vipera aspis)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of asp
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative asp aspen aspar asparna
Genitive asps aspens aspars asparnas