hossen

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German hotzen (to swing, sway, tremble).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

hossen

  1. (intransitive) to dance and bounce about arm in arm

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of hossen (weak)
infinitive hossen
past singular hoste
past participle gehost
infinitive hossen
gerund hossen n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular hos hoste
2nd person sing. (jij) host hoste
2nd person sing. (u) host hoste
2nd person sing. (gij) host hoste
3rd person singular host hoste
plural hossen hosten
subjunctive sing.1 hosse hoste
subjunctive plur.1 hossen hosten
imperative sing. hos
imperative plur.1 host
participles hossend gehost
1) Archaic.

References[edit]

  1. ^ J. de Vries & F. de Tollenaere, "Etymologisch Woordenboek", Uitgeverij Het Spectrum, Utrecht, 1986 (14de druk)

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Adverb[edit]

hossen

  1. form removed with the spelling reform of 2012; superseded by korleis