kosa

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See also: kòsa and kósa

Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kosa.

Noun[edit]

kosa f

  1. scythe
  2. (colloquial) cold temperature

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Antonyms[edit]

Declension[edit]

External links[edit]

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

Latvian[edit]

Noun[edit]

kosa f (4th declension)

  1. (botany) horsetail

Lower Sorbian[edit]

Noun[edit]

kosa f

  1. Superseded spelling of kósa.

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

kosa

  1. Superseded spelling of kósa.

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

kosa

  1. simple past of kose
  2. past participle of kose

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German liebkosen, kosen.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

kosa ‎(present tense kosar/koser, past tense kosa/koste, past participle kosa/kost, passive infinitive kosast, present participle kosande, imperative kosa/kos)

  1. (takes pronoun in objective case) enjoy
    No kosar me oss.
    We are enjoying ourselves now.
  2. snuggle

References[edit]


Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kosa.

Noun[edit]

kosa f

  1. scythe
  2. (dated) braid
  3. (geography) spit that extends into the deep sea, instead of closing off a lagoon
Usage notes[edit]

Examples of landforms in sense #3 are the Farewell Spit in New Zealand and the Hel Peninsula in Poland.

Declension[edit]
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

kosa

  1. genitive singular of kos
  2. accusative singular of kos

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kosa (Russian коса́(kosá), Polish kosa); compare Lithuanian kasa.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kǒsa/
  • Hyphenation: ko‧sa

Noun[edit]

kòsa f ‎(Cyrillic spelling ко̀са)

  1. hair (of a person, on the head)
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kosa (Russian коса́(kosá), Polish kosa); compare Lithuanian kasti.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kǒsa/
  • Hyphenation: ko‧sa

Noun[edit]

kòsa f ‎(Cyrillic spelling ко̀са)

  1. scythe
Declension[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From kȏs.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kǒsa/
  • Hyphenation: ko‧sa

Noun[edit]

kòsa f ‎(Cyrillic spelling ко̀са)

  1. slope, declivity
  2. a mountain spur; a smaller ridge branching off from a mountain range
Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • kosa” in Hrvatski jezični portal
  • kosa” in Hrvatski jezični portal
  • kosa” in Hrvatski jezični portal
  • Gvozden R. Čolović (1969), Vojna topografija, Vojnogeografski institut: Beograd

Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kosa.

Noun[edit]

kosa f

  1. scythe
  2. (slang) cold, low temperature

External links[edit]

  • kosa in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

Swahili[edit]

Verb[edit]

kosa

  1. to do wrong

Noun[edit]

kosa (ma class, plural makosa)

  1. fault