roos

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English[edit]

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roos

  1. plural of roo

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Noun[edit]

roos f (plural rozen, diminutive roosje n)

  1. rose, ornamental plant of the genus Rosa
  2. (heraldry) rose, used as a heraldic charge
  3. bullseye, the center of a target, as used at shooting practice
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

roos f (uncountable)

  1. dandruff

Estonian[edit]

Noun[edit]

roos (genitive [please provide], partitive [please provide])

  1. rose, ornamental plant of the genus Rosa

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Westrobothnian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [rùːs], [ròʊ̯ːs], [rɒ́ʊ̯ːs], [rɔ̀ʊ̯ːz]
    Rhymes: -ùːs

Etymology 1[edit]

From late Old Norse rós, rósa, from Middle Low German rōse, from Latin rosa (rose).

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (rose): ros f

Noun[edit]

roos f (definite rosa, dative rosn, plural roos, definite rosen, dative rosåm)

  1. rose (flower, shrub of the genus Rosa)
  2. rose flower on wallpaper, woven fabric and the like
  3. image, picture
  4. spot

Derived terms[edit]

  • rosbok f (picture book)
  • rosut (rose colored)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse hrósa, whence dialectal English roose.

Verb[edit]

roos

  1. praise, commend