kos

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Afrikaans[edit]

Noun[edit]

kos ‎(plural kosse, diminutive kossie)

  1. food

Usage notes[edit]

The diminutive singular is rarely used, while the diminutive plural, kossies, is more commonly found in language used for infants and small children.


Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *ku̯āt-so, from Proto-Indo-European *kwat- ‎(to ferment, become sour). Cognate with Lithuanian kóšė ‎(porridge), Latvian kûsât ‎(boil, simmer, seethe), kusls ‎(stiff, weak), Latin caseus ‎(cheese), Old Church Slavonic квасъ ‎(kvasŭ, sour dough, sour drink), Gothic 𐍈𐌰𐌸𐍉 ‎(ƕaþō, scum, froth, foam).

Noun[edit]

kos m (indefinite plural kosë, definite singular kosi, definite plural kosët)

  1. yogurt

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Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kosъ.

Noun[edit]

kos m

  1. blackbird

Declension[edit]

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Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

kos c

  1. genitive singular indefinite of ko

Hausa[edit]

Noun[edit]

kôs m

  1. trump card

Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a Turkic language, compare Turkic koç.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kos ‎(plural kosok)

  1. ram (a male sheep)

Declension[edit]

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Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

kos

  1. rafsi of kosta.

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the verb kose

Noun[edit]

kos m ‎(definite singular kosen) (uncountable)

  1. cosiness (UK) or coziness (US)

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

kos m

  1. hug

Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

kos

  1. imperative of kose

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the verb kose

Noun[edit]

kos m ‎(definite singular kosen) (uncountable)

  1. cosiness (UK) or coziness (US)

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Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kosъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kos m

  1. blackbird

Declension[edit]


Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kosъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

kȏs ‎(definite kȏsī, Cyrillic spelling ко̑с)

  1. slant, inclined, skew
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kosъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kȏs m (Cyrillic spelling ко̑с)

  1. blackbird
Declension[edit]

Slovene[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kosъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

kós ‎(comparative [please provide], superlative)

  1. (archaic) slanted, inclined, skewed
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kǫsъ. Cognate with Slovak kus, Russian кус ‎(kus) and кусок ‎(kusok), Bulgarian къс ‎(kǎs), Serbo-Croatian кус/kus. Non-Slavic cognates include Sanskrit खादति ‎(khādati, he chews), Persian خاییدن ‎(xāyīdan, to chew).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kós m inan ‎(genitive kósa, nominative plural kósi)

  1. piece
Declension[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kosъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kós m anim ‎(genitive kósa, nominative plural kósi)

  1. blackbird
Declension[edit]

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

kos

  1. indefinite genitive singular of ko