gos

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See also: GoS and goç

Catalan[edit]

A dog (a Labrador)

Alternative forms[edit]

  • goç (old spelling)

Etymology[edit]

Perhaps from a call used for dogs.

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Noun[edit]

gos m ‎(plural gossos, feminine gossa)

  1. dog

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Icelandic[edit]

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gos n ‎(genitive singular goss, nominative plural gos)

  1. (geology) eruption (of a geyser, volcano, etc.)
  2. soda

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Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡɔsˠ/, /ɡəsˠ/

Preposition[edit]

gos ‎(plus dative, triggers no mutation)

  1. (archaic, otherwise rare) Alternative form of go ‎(until, up to) (used before the definite article)
    gos an lá inniu‎ ― up to today, until the present day

Usage notes[edit]

The preposition go ‎(until) is very rarely used before the definite article except in a few fixed phrases like gos an lá inniu. Otherwise, the synonym go dtí is usually used before the article.


Northern Sami[edit]

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Adverb[edit]

gos

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

Occitan[edit]

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Noun[edit]

gos m (plural gosses)

  1. dog

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Germanic cognates include Old Frisian gōs (West Frisian goes), Old Saxon gās (Low German Goos), Middle Dutch gans (Dutch gans), Old High German gans (German Gans), and Old Norse gás (Danish and Swedish gås).

Indo-European cognates include Avestan 𐬰𐬁 ‎(), Ancient Greek χήν ‎(khḗn), Latin ānser, Old Church Slavonic гѫсь ‎(gǫsĭ), Latvian zùoss, and Old Irish géis ‎(swan).

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gōs f

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

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Old Saxon[edit]

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gos n

  1. Alternative form of gās

Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *gǫsь, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰans-.

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gós f ‎(genitive gosí, nominative plural gosí)

  1. goose

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Swedish[edit]

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gos n (informal)

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

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Noun[edit]

gos

  1. ear