gos

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See also: GOS, GoS, , gös, goç, goş, Goś, and gǫs

Aragonese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Onomatopoeic word used to call dogs.

Noun[edit]

gos m (plural goses)

  1. dog

Synonyms[edit]

Catalan[edit]

A dog (a Labrador)

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Onomatopoeic word used to call dogs.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gos m (plural gossos, feminine gossa)

  1. dog
    Synonyms: ca, quisso
  2. (figurative) a lazy man
    Synonyms: gandul, malfeiner
  3. laziness
    Synonym: mandra

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

Cumbric[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *wastos (servant). Compare Breton gwaz, Welsh gwas and Old Irish foss.

Noun[edit]

gos

  1. servant, servant of- (in name-formations)

References[edit]

  • (2006) Celtic Culture: A-Celti
  • Name-formations (e.g. Gosmungo, Gospatric)

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gos n (genitive singular goss, nominative plural gos)

  1. (geology) eruption (of a geyser, volcano, etc.)
  2. soda (US), fizzy pop (UK)

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

Anagrams[edit]

Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡɔsˠ/, /ɡəsˠ/

Preposition[edit]

gos (plus dative, triggers no mutation)

  1. (archaic, except in fixed phrases) Alternative form of go (until, up to) (used before the definite article)
    gos an lá inniuup to today, until the present day

Usage notes[edit]

  • Only used in a few fixed phrases like gos an lá inniu. Otherwise, the synonym go dtí is used before the article.

Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

gos

  1. Alternative form of goos

Northern Sami[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Kautokeino) IPA(key): /ˈkos/

Adverb[edit]

gos

  1. where, in what place (interrogative)
  2. whence, from where (interrogative)
  3. where (relative)
  4. whence, from where (relative)

Further reading[edit]

  • Koponen, Eino; Ruppel, Klaas; Aapala, Kirsti, editors (2002–2008) Álgu database: Etymological database of the Saami languages[1], Helsinki: Research Institute for the Languages of Finland
  • Koponen, Eino; Ruppel, Klaas; Aapala, Kirsti, editors (2002–2008) Álgu database: Etymological database of the Saami languages[2], Helsinki: Research Institute for the Languages of Finland

Occitan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gos m (plural gosses)

  1. dog

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *gans, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰans-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gōs f

  1. goose
    • Exeter Book:
      Hwīlum iċ grǣde swā gōs.
      Sometimes I cry like a goose.

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle English: goos, goce, gos, gose, gosse
    • English: goose
    • Scots: guse

Old Saxon[edit]

Noun[edit]

gos n

  1. Alternative form of gās

Slovene[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *gǫ̑sь.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gọ̑s f

  1. goose

Inflection[edit]

The diacritics used in this section of the entry are non-tonal. If you are a native tonal speaker, please help by adding the tonal marks.
Feminine, i-stem, long mixed accent
nom. sing. gós
gen. sing. gosí
singular dual plural
nominative
(imenovȃlnik)
gós gosí gosí
genitive
(rodȋlnik)
gosí gosí gosí
dative
(dajȃlnik)
gósi goséma gosém
accusative
(tožȋlnik)
gós gosí gosí
locative
(mẹ̑stnik)
gósi goséh goséh
instrumental
(orọ̑dnik)
gosjó goséma gosmí

Further reading[edit]

  • gos”, in Slovarji Inštituta za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša ZRC SAZU, portal Fran

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

gos n (informal)

  1. cuddliness
  2. (action of) cuddling, snuggling

Declension[edit]

Declension of gos 
Uncountable
Indefinite Definite
Nominative gos goset
Genitive gos gosets

Zazaki[edit]

Noun[edit]

gos

  1. ear