hosta

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See also: Hosta, hósta, and hösta

English[edit]

Hosta fortunei

Etymology[edit]

From Nicolaus Thomas Host, Austrian botanist

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hosta ‎(plural hostas)

  1. Any of several herbaceous Asiatic plants of the genus Hosta: a plantain lily.

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Verb[edit]

hosta

  1. simple past of hoste
  2. past participle of hoste

Old Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse hósta, from Proto-Germanic *hwōstōną.

Verb[edit]

hōsta

  1. to cough

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *xvȍstъ. Compare Slovene hosta ‎(forest), Czech chvost.

Noun[edit]

hosta f

  1. (Kajkavian) forest

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Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *xvȍstъ. Compare Serbo-Croatian hosta ‎(forest), Czech chvost.

Noun[edit]

hósta f ‎(genitive hóste, nominative plural hóste)

  1. scrub
  2. forest

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • hosta” in Slovarji Inštituta za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša ZRC SAZU - portal Fran
  • hosta in Slovar slovenskega knjižnega jezika, 1970-1991, Inštitut za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša: Ljubljana

Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Swedish hōsta, probably from the oblique case of Old Norse hósti, from Proto-Germanic *hwōstô.

Noun[edit]

hosta c

  1. a cough
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Swedish hōsta, from Old Norse hósta, from Proto-Germanic *hwōstōną.

Verb[edit]

hosta

  1. to cough
Conjugation[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

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Verb[edit]

hosta

  1. to rub
  2. to massage

Inflection[edit]

Inflection
1st infinitive hosta
present indic. hosib
past indic. hosi
present
indicative
past
indicative
imperative
1st singular hosin hosin
2nd singular hosid hosid hosi
3rd singular hosib hosi  ?
1st plural hosim hosim hoskam
2nd plural hosit hosit hoskat
3rd plural hostas
hosiba
hosiba  ?
sing. conneg.1 hosi hosind hosi
plur. conneg. hoskoi hosnugoi hoskoi
present
conditional
past
conditional
potential
1st singular hosižin hosnuižin hosnen
2nd singular hosižid hosnuižid hosned
3rd singular hosiži hosnuiži hosneb
1st plural hosižim hosnuižim hosnem
2nd plural hosižit hosnuižit hosnet
3rd plural hosižiba hosnuižiba hosneba
connegative hosiži hosnuiži hosne
non-finite forms
1st infinitive hosta
2nd infinitive 3rd infinitive
inessive hostes inessive hosmas
instructive hosten illative hosmaha
participles elative hosmaspäi
present active hosii adessive hosmal
past active hosnu abessive hosmat
past passive hostud

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