gans

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See also: Gans, Gäns, and -gans

English[edit]

Verb[edit]

gans

  1. (Geordie) Third-person singular simple present indicative form of gan

Anagrams[edit]


Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch gans.

Noun[edit]

gans (plural ganse)

  1. goose

Cornish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Preposition[edit]

gans

  1. with (in the company of)
  2. with (expresses possession of something on one's person)
  3. by (indicates the actor of a clause in the passive voice)
  4. by (indicates the creator of a work)

Antonyms[edit]

Inflection[edit]


Dutch[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch gans (alongside gōs, gās), from Proto-Germanic *gans, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰans-. Compare Low German Gans, Goos, German Gans, West Frisian goes, English goose, Danish gås.

Noun[edit]

Indische gans
Bar-headed goose (literally: Indian goose)

gans f (plural ganzen, diminutive gansje n)

  1. goose (waterfowl)
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Dutch gansch, gands, gants, gans, from Old High German ganz, from Proto-Germanic *gantaz (all, whole, entire).

Determiner[edit]

gans

  1. whole, entire
    Het ganse land.
    The entire country.
Inflection[edit]
Inflection of gans
uninflected gans
inflected ganse
comparative
positive
predicative/adverbial
indefinite m./f. sing. ganse
n. sing. gans
plural ganse
definite ganse
partitive
Synonyms[edit]

Adverb[edit]

gans

  1. entirely

Latvian[edit]

Noun[edit]

gans m (1st declension, feminine form: gane)

  1. (male) shepherd

Declension[edit]


Scots[edit]

Verb[edit]

gans

  1. third-person singular simple present indicative form of gan

Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

gans

  1. nominative plural of gan