kot

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See also: Kot, köt, kòt, and кот

Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *kākta; akin to Lithuanian koktùs ‘disgusting’.

Adverb[edit]

kot

  1. worthlessly
  2. in vain

Adjective[edit]

kot

  1. worthless
  2. pointless

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch cot, cote, from Old Dutch cota (In place names), kota ‎(little house), from Proto-Germanic *kutan. Cognate to English cot, cote, German Kate. Related to Dutch kuil ‎(pit), keuter. [1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kot n ‎(plural kotten, diminutive kotje n or kotteke n)

  1. bad, ramshackle housing
    In wat voor een kot woont die!(please add an English translation of this usage example)
  2. rudimentary building to store (garden) material
  3. student room
    Leuvense koten brandden vaak af in de jaren 90.(please add an English translation of this usage example)

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse surkot, syrkot, from Old French cote; surcote, from Frankish *kotta, *kotto, from Proto-Germanic *kuttô, from Proto-Indo-European *gudnó-, *gʷewd-. More at coat.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kot n (genitive singular kots, plural kot)

  1. coat (usually woollen)

Declension[edit]

n3 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative kot kotið kot kotini
Accusative kot kotið kot kotini
Dative koti kotinum kotum kotunum
Genitive kots kotsins kota kotanna

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Dutch kot.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kot m ‎(plural kots)

  1. (Belgium) student flat, student room

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Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

kot

  1. rafsi of skoto.

Mauritian Creole[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French côte.

Adverb[edit]

kot

  1. where

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kotъ

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kot m ‎(diminutive kotek, koteczek, augmentative kocur)

  1. cat, tomcat
  2. dust bunny

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

  • koci (m form) — adjective feline
  • kociak (m)noun kitten
  • kocić sięreflexive verb (of a cat) to give birth to kittens

External links[edit]

  • kot in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

kot

  1. (archaic) (just) as, (just) like

Slovene[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

kot

  1. (just) as, (just) like

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kǫtъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kót m inan ‎(genitive kóta, nominative plural kóti)

  1. angle
  2. corner
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Turkish[edit]

Kot

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kot

  1. denim
  2. jeans

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