kust

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Rhymes: -ʏst
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: kust

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin costa ‎(rib, side), cognate with English coast, German Küste, French côte etc.

Noun[edit]

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kust f ‎(plural kusten, diminutive kustje n)

  1. The shoreline
  2. The coast, seaside
  3. A coastal region
  4. (obsolete, figuratively) A border, seem, edge, fringe etc.
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Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

kust

  1. second- and third-person singular present indicative of kussen
  2. (archaic) plural imperative of kussen

Etymology 3[edit]

PIE root
*ǵews-

From Middle Dutch cust, from Old Dutch *kust, from Proto-Germanic *kustuz, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵéwstus, related with Dutch kiezen, cognate with Old English cyst, Latin gustus etc.

Noun[edit]

kust m ‎(uncountable)

  1. (obsolete) a choice, chosing
  2. (obsolete) something chosen
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Latvian[edit]

Verb[edit]

kust

  1. 3rd person singular present indicative form of kustēt
  2. 3rd person plural present indicative form of kustēt
  3. (with the particle lai) 3rd person singular imperative form of kustēt
  4. (with the particle lai) 3rd person plural imperative form of kustēt

Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kust c

  1. a coast (shoreline)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of kust 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative kust kusten kuster kusterna
Genitive kusts kustens kusters kusternas