maska

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See also: maską

Czech[edit]

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Noun[edit]

maska f

  1. mask (cover for the face)
    lidé v maskáchpeople in masks

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Further reading[edit]

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

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Noun[edit]

maska m or f

  1. definite feminine singular of maske

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Noun[edit]

maska f

  1. definite singular of maske (Etymology 1)

maska m or f

  1. definite feminine singular of maske (Etymology 2)

Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French masque, from Italian maschera, from Medieval Latin masca.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmas.ka/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -aska
  • Syllabification: mas‧ka

Noun[edit]

maska f (diminutive maseczka)

  1. mask (cover, or partial cover, for the face, used for disguise or protection)
  2. bonnet, hood (cover over the engine of a motor car)

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adjective
verb

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noun
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Further reading[edit]

  • maska in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • maska in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Noun[edit]

màska f (Cyrillic spelling ма̀ска)

  1. mask

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse mǫskvi, mǫskun, from Proto-Germanic *maskwǭ, from Proto-Indo-European *mozgo-.

Noun[edit]

maska c

  1. a stitch, a mesh (space enclosed by threads)

Declension[edit]

Declension of maska 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative maska maskan maskor maskorna
Genitive maskas maskans maskors maskornas

Verb[edit]

maska (present maskar, preterite maskade, supine maskat, imperative maska)

  1. to deliberately work slowly (sometimes as a form of protest); to stall, to shirk, to engage in go-slow
  2. (sports) to try to slow the game (while being in the lead in a time-limited competition)
  3. (card games) to finesse
  4. to mask (cover or shield, e.g. when painting)
  5. (fishing) to bait (a fishing hook or fishing line or the like) with a worm

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