cox

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See also: Cox, COX, and çox

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Shortening of coxswain.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cox (plural coxes)

  1. A coxswain of a boat, especially of a racing crew. [from mid-19th C.]

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Verb[edit]

cox (third-person singular simple present coxes, present participle coxing, simple past and past participle coxed)

  1. (transitive, intransitive) To act as coxswain for.
    The physicist Stephen Hawking used to cox for a college rowing team.
    I coxed the lightweight 4+ yesterday.

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Chol[edit]

Noun[edit]

cox

  1. A crested guan, Penelope purpurascens

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

cox c

  1. a cox

Declension[edit]

Declension of cox 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative cox coxen coxar coxarna
Genitive cox coxens coxars coxarnas

Tetelcingo Nahuatl[edit]

Etymology[edit]

C.f. Classical Nahuatl cuix.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

cox

  1. maybe, perhaps
    Synonyms: beli̱s, cana, mati̱

References[edit]

  • Brewer, Forrest; Brewer, Jean G. (1962) Vocabulario mexicano de Tetelcingo, Morelos: Castellano-mexicano, mexicano-castellano (Serie de vocabularios indígenas Mariano Silva y Aceves; 8)‎[1] (in Spanish), México, D.F.: El Instituto Lingüístico de Verano en coordinación con la Secretaría de Educación Pública a través de la Dirección General de Internados de Enseñanza Primaria y Educación Indígena, published 1971, pages 82, 94, 117