gods

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See also: Gods and göds

English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle English goddes, godes, from Old English godas, plural of Old English god (god), equivalent to god +‎ -s.

Noun[edit]

gods

  1. plural of god

Etymology 2[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.) So called from the idea of gods (deities) reigning from on high.

Noun[edit]

gods

  1. The highest platform, or upper circle, in an auditorium.

Noun[edit]

gods pl (plural only)

  1. The occupants of the gallery of a theatre.

Etymology 3[edit]

From god (verb).

Verb[edit]

gods

  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of god

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gods

  1. (archaic) Genitive singular form of god

Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

gōds

  1. Romanization of 𐌲𐍉𐌳𐍃

Latgalian[edit]

Noun[edit]

gods m

  1. year

Latvian[edit]

Noun[edit]

gods m (1st declension)

  1. honor

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse góz

Noun[edit]

gods n (definite singular godset)

  1. goods

gods n (definite singular godset, indefinite plural gods or godser, definite plural godsa or godsene)

  1. an estate (large area of land under single ownership)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse góz

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gods n (definite singular godset)

  1. goods

gods n (definite singular godset, indefinite plural gods, definite plural godsa)

  1. an estate (large area of land under single ownership)

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse góz.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gods n

  1. goods, freight (that which is produced, traded, bought or sold) (uncountable)
  2. manor, estate (countable)
  3. property (countable)
  4. material (uncountable)

Declension[edit]

Declension of gods 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative gods godset gods godsen
Genitive gods godsets gods godsens

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