gås

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See also: gas, Gas, gás, gaś, gãs, gą̊s, and gås'

Danish[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡɔːˀs/, [ˈɡ̊ɔˀs]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse gás, from Proto-Germanic *gans, cognate with Swedish gås, English goose, German Gans, Dutch gans. The Germanic noun derived from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰh₂éns (goose), which is also the source of Latin ānser, Ancient Greek χήν (khḗn), Lithuanian žąsìs, Sanskrit हंस (haṃsá).

Noun[edit]

gås c (singular definite gåsen, plural indefinite gæs)

  1. goose
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

gås

  1. present tense passive of
  2. infinitive passive of

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse gás, from Proto-Germanic *gans, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰh₂éns (goose); cognate with English goose, German Gans.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gås m or f (definite singular gåsen or gåsa, indefinite plural gjess or gjæser, definite plural gjessene or gjæsene)

  1. a goose

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

  • gasse (male goose - a gander)

References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse gás. Akin to English goose.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gås f (definite singular gåsa, indefinite plural gjæser, definite plural gjæsene)

  1. a goose

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

  • gasse (male goose - a gander)

References[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Swedish gās, from Old Norse gás, from Proto-Germanic *gans, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰh₂éns (goose). Cognate with English goose, German Gans, etc.

Noun[edit]

gås c

  1. a goose
Declension[edit]
Declension of gås 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative gås gåsen gäss gässen
Genitive gås gåsens gäss gässens
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

gås

  1. infinitive passive of .
  2. present tense passive of .

References[edit]

Anagrams[edit]