kosta

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See also: kostā

Faroese[edit]

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kosta (third person singular past indicative kostaði, third person plural past indicative kostaðu, supine kostað)

  1. to cost

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Finnish[edit]

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kosta

  1. Indicative present connegative form of kostaa.
  2. Second-person singular imperative present form of kostaa.
  3. Second-person singular imperative present connegative form of kostaa.

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Icelandic[edit]

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Verb[edit]

kosta (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative kostaði, supine kostað)

  1. to cost
    Þessi hálsfesti kostaði mikla peninga!
    This necklace cost a lot of money!
  2. to finance, to bear the cost of
    Foreldrar mínir kostuðu námið mitt.
    My parents financed my education.

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Noun[edit]

kosta

  1. indefinite genitive plural of kostur

Latvian[edit]

Participle[edit]

kosta

  1. genitive singular masculine form of kosts
  2. nominative singular feminine form of kosts

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Verb[edit]

kosta

  1. simple past of koste
  2. past participle of koste

Novial[edit]

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kosta

  1. cost

Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *kustōną (to try, taste), from *kustuz, whence also Old Norse kostr.

Verb[edit]

kosta

  1. (transitive, with genitive) to try
  2. (with infinitive) to exert oneself, strive
  3. (impersonal, transitive) to injure, hurt
    1. þat fall var svá mikit, at kostaði lærlegg hans
      the fall was so great, that it cost him his thigh-bone
  4. (ditransitive) to cost someone something
  5. to defray the expenses of

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References[edit]

  • kosta in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press

Swedish[edit]

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Verb[edit]

kosta (present kostar, preterite kostade, supine kostat, imperative kosta)

  1. to cost

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