koh

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See also: Koh, köh, and Köh

Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Of uncertain origin. Perhaps a borrowing from Middle High German kuche. However, this explanation has semantic issues.[1][2]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ ˈkox]
  • Hyphenation: koh
  • Rhymes: -ox

Noun[edit]

koh (plural kohok)

  1. (archaic) furnace (a place where ore is melted to create metal)
    Synonyms: hámor, huta, kohó

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative koh kohok
accusative kohot kohokat
dative kohnak kohoknak
instrumental kohhal kohokkal
causal-final kohért kohokért
translative kohhá kohokká
terminative kohig kohokig
essive-formal kohként kohokként
essive-modal
inessive kohban kohokban
superessive kohon kohokon
adessive kohnál kohoknál
illative kohba kohokba
sublative kohra kohokra
allative kohhoz kohokhoz
elative kohból kohokból
delative kohról kohokról
ablative kohtól kohoktól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
kohé kohoké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
kohéi kohokéi
Possessive forms of koh
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. kohom kohjaim
2nd person sing. kohod kohjaid
3rd person sing. kohja kohjai
1st person plural kohunk kohjaink
2nd person plural kohotok kohjaitok
3rd person plural kohjuk kohjaik

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Zaicz, Gábor. Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete (’Dictionary of Etymology: The origin of Hungarian words and affixes’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, →ISBN
  2. ^ kohó in Tótfalusi, István. Magyar etimológiai nagyszótár (’Hungarian Comprehensive Dictionary of Etymology’). Budapest: Arcanum Adatbázis, 2001; Arcanum DVD Könyvtár →ISBN

Min Nan[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of koh – see (“again”).
(This character, koh, is the Pe̍h-ōe-jī form of .)

Yucatec Maya[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Mayan *kooh.

Alternative forms[edit]

  • co (obsolete)

Noun[edit]

koh

  1. tooth
  2. beak

References[edit]

  • Beltrán de Santa Rosa María, Pedro (1746) Arte de el idioma maya reducido a succintas reglas, y semilexicon yucateco (in Spanish), Mexico: Por la Biuda de D. Joseph Bernardo de Hogal, page 165: “Co. sssssssssssss Diente.”
  • Montgomery, John (2004) Maya-English, English-Maya (Yucatec) Dictionary & Phrasebook, New York: Hippocrene Books, Inc., →ISBN, page 62

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Mayan *kOj.

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

koh

  1. mountain lion (Puma concolor)

References[edit]

  • Beltrán de Santa Rosa María, Pedro (1746) Arte de el idioma maya reducido a succintas reglas, y semilexicon yucateco (in Spanish), Mexico: Por la Biuda de D. Joseph Bernardo de Hogal, page 176: “Leon, y Leoparde. Coh, chaccbo ay
  • Montgomery, John (2004) Maya-English, English-Maya (Yucatec) Dictionary & Phrasebook, New York: Hippocrene Books, Inc., →ISBN, page 62