kys

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See also: KYS, kyš, kys', and kys.

English[edit]

Phrase[edit]

kys

  1. Alternative letter-case form of KYS.

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Danish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse koss, from Proto-Germanic *kussaz (a kiss). Probably an onomatopoeia.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kys n (singular definite kysset, plural indefinite kys)

  1. kiss (a touch with the lips)
    Synonyms: møs, møsser
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Etymology 2[edit]

See kysse (to kiss).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

kys

  1. imperative of kysse

Etymology 3[edit]

See kyse (to scare, shoo).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kyːs/, [kʰyːˀs]

Verb[edit]

kys

  1. imperative of kyse

Manx[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Contraction of kanys. From Old Irish cindas.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

kys

  1. how
    Kys t'ou?How are you?
    Kys haink eh lhiat?How did you get on?
    Cha vel toiggal ayd kys ta ny craueyn goll er kiaddey.You do not understand how the bones are formed.