kaus

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Icelandic[edit]

Verb[edit]

kaus

  1. first-person singular past indicative of kjósa
  2. third-person singular past indicative of kjósa

Indonesian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈka.ʊs]
  • Hyphenation: ka‧us

Etymology 1[edit]

From Malay kaus, from Dutch kous (stocking), from Middle Dutch couse, from Picard Old French cauce, from Vulgar Latin calcea, from Latin calceus.

Noun[edit]

kaus (first-person possessive kausku, second-person possessive kausmu, third-person possessive kausnya)

  1. stocking (covering garment).
    Synonym: sarung
  2. shirt.
  3. the material used for those garments.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Malay kaus, from Classical Malay kaus, from Classical Persianکوش(kawš, shoe, slipper), an alternative form of ⁧کفش(kafš).

Noun[edit]

kaus (first-person possessive kausku, second-person possessive kausmu, third-person possessive kausnya)

  1. (obsolete) footwear.
    Synonyms: kasut, setiwel
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Etymology 3[edit]

From Malay kaus, from Classical Malay kaus, from Arabicقَوْس(qaws, bow).

Noun[edit]

kaus (first-person possessive kausku, second-person possessive kausmu, third-person possessive kausnya)

  1. (obsolete) bow.
    Synonym: busur
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Further reading[edit]

Ingrian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *kauci. Cognates include Finnish kausi.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kaus

  1. (in compounds) period

Declension[edit]

Declension of kaus (type 5/vesi, aut-avv gradation)
singular plural
nominative kaus kavvet
genitive kavven kausiin, kausiloin
partitive kautta kausia, kausiloja
illative kautee kausii, kausiloihe
inessive kavvees kausiis, kausilois
elative kavvest kausist, kausiloist
allative kavvelle kausille, kausiloille
adessive kavveel kausiil, kausiloil
ablative kavvelt kausilt, kausiloilt
translative kavveks kausiks, kausiloiks
essive kautenna, kauteen kausinna, kausiloinna, kausiin, kausiloin
exessive1) kautent kausint, kausiloint
1) obsolete
*) the accusative corresponds with either the genitive (sg) or nominative (pl)
**) the comitative is formed by adding the suffix -ka? or -kä? to the genitive.

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References[edit]

  • Ruben E. Nirvi (1971) Inkeroismurteiden Sanakirja, Helsinki: Suomalais-Ugrilainen Seura, page 146

White Hmong[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Thai กลด (glòt) ("ceremonial umbrella") or Lao ກົດ (kot) ("ceremonial umbrella"), ultimately from Old Khmer ក្លស ("large ceremonial umbrella").

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kaus

  1. umbrella; parasol