korps

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French corps, from Latin corpus, from Proto-Indo-European *kʷrép-o-, *kʷr̥p-eH₂- ‎(body).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kɔːrps/, [kʰɒːb̥s]

Noun[edit]

korps n (singular definite korpset, plural indefinite korps)

  1. corps, body

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French corps, from Latin corpus 'body', from Proto-Indo-European *kʷrép-o-, *kʷr̥p-eH₂- ‎(body).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

korps n ‎(plural korpsen, diminutive korpsje n)

  1. A military corps
    1. type of unit charcterized by equipment, employment, traditions etc.
    2. name of a (high) echelon
  2. An organized body of persons, notably hierarchical
  3. (printing) The thickness of a letter type

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Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

korps

  1. indefinite genitive singular of korp