hause

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

hause (plural hauses)

  1. (nautical) Obsolete form of hawse.

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

hause (plural hauses)

  1. (Scotland, North-west England) col, mountain pass

German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

hause

  1. inflection of hausen:
    1. first-person singular present
    2. first/third-person singular subjunctive I
    3. singular imperative

Scots[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [hɑːs], [hɔːs]
  • (Northern Scots, Insular Scots) IPA(key): [haːs]

Noun[edit]

hause (plural hauses)

  1. (anatomy) neck, throat, gullet
  2. (geography) defile, narrow passage between hills, the head of a pass

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

hause (third-person singular present hauses, present participle hausin, past haused, past participle haused)

  1. to hug, embrace, take in one's arms