husa

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See also: húsa, husă, and HuSA

Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *gǫsь, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰans-.
Compare Serbo-Croatian guska and German Gans.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɦusa/
  • Rhymes: -usa
  • Hyphenation: hu‧sa

Noun[edit]

husa f

  1. goose
  2. female goose
    • 1935, Ludmila Tesařová, “Jak šla zvířátka do světa”, in Tatíčkovy pohádky[1], Praha: Vojtěch Šeba:
      Na stole hořela svíčka a z trouby voněla pečená husa.
      A candle was burning on the table and a goose smelled nicely from the oven.

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • husa in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • husa in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

(of verb)

Noun[edit]

husa n

  1. definite plural of hus

Verb[edit]

husa

  1. simple past of huse
  2. past participle of huse

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

husa n

  1. definite plural of hus

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse húsa.

Alternative forms[edit]

  • huse (e infinitive, also Bokmål)

Verb[edit]

husa (present tense husar or huser, past tense husa or huste, past participle husa or hust, passive infinitive husast, present participle husande, imperative hus)

  1. to house, harbour (physically)
  2. to harbour (psychologically)

References[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

husa c

  1. (archaic) maidservant

Declension[edit]

Declension of husa 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative husa husan husor husorna
Genitive husas husans husors husornas