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3 letters words from 'kos'

KOS 7 

2 letters words from 'kos'

KO 6OK 6
OS 2SO 2

All 3 letters words made out of kos

kos oks kso sko osk sok

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Definitions and meaning of kos

kos

Afar

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈkos/

Noun

kos m

  1. limp, lameness

References

  • Mohamed Hassan Kamil (2015) L’afar: description grammaticale d’une langue couchitique (Djibouti, Erythrée et Ethiopie)[1], Paris: Université Sorbonne Paris Cité (doctoral thesis)

Afrikaans

Etymology

From Dutch kost, from Middle Dutch cost, from Old French cost.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /kɔs/

Noun

kos (plural kosse, diminutive kossie)

  1. food

Usage notes

The diminutive singular is rarely used, while the diminutive plural, kossies, is more commonly found in language used for infants and small children.

Derived terms

  • kitskos
  • kosmenger

Related terms

  • koste

Albanian

Etymology

From a South Slavic language, compare Old Church Slavonic квасъ (kvasŭ, sour dough, sour drink), archaic Serbo-Croatian квас (yeast), Slovene kvas (yeast). Ultimately from Proto-Slavic *kvasъ (leaven, fermented drink).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /kɔs/

Noun

kos m (indefinite plural kosë, definite singular kosi, definite plural kosët)

  1. yogurt

Derived terms

  • kosaxhi

References


Czech

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈkos]
  • Rhymes: -os
  • Homophone: koz

Etymology 1

From Proto-Slavic *kosъ.

Noun

kos m anim

  1. blackbird

Declension

Derived terms
  • kosátko
  • kose
  • kosí
  • kosův

Etymology 2

See the etymology of the main entry.

Noun

kos f

  1. genitive plural of kosa

Verb

kos

  1. second-person singular imperative of kosit

Anagrams

  • sok

Further reading

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

Danish

Noun

kos c

  1. indefinite genitive singular of ko

German

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈkoːs/

Verb

kos

  1. second-person singular imperative of kosen

Hausa

Noun

kôs m

  1. trump card

Hungarian

Etymology

Borrowed from a Turkic language before the times of the Hungarian conquest of the Carpathian Basin (at the turn of the 9th and 10th centuries). Compare Turkish koç.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ ˈkoʃ]
  • Hyphenation: kos
  • Rhymes: -oʃ

Noun

kos (plural kosok)

  1. ram, tup (a male sheep)
  2. tup (the head of a hammer, and particularly of a steam-driven hammer)

Declension

See also

  • juh
  • ürü

References


Indonesian

Etymology

From Dutch kost, from Middle Dutch cost, from Old French cost.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈkɔs]
  • Hyphenation: kos

Noun

kos

  1. lodging.

Derived terms

Further reading

  • “kos” in Kamus Besar Bahasa Indonesia (KBBI) Daring, Jakarta: Badan Pengembangan dan Pembinaan Bahasa, Kementerian Pendidikan dan Kebudayaan Republik Indonesia, 2016.

Lower Sorbian

Noun

kos m

  1. Superseded spelling of kós.

Declension


Norwegian Bokmål

Etymology 1

From the verb kose

Noun

kos m (definite singular kosen) (uncountable)

  1. cosiness (UK) or coziness (US)

Etymology 2

Noun

kos m

  1. hug

Etymology 3

Verb

kos

  1. imperative of kose

References

  • “kos” in The Bokmål Dictionary.

Norwegian Nynorsk

Etymology

From the verb kose

Noun

kos m (definite singular kosen) (uncountable)

  1. cosiness (UK) or coziness (US)

References

  • “kos” in The Nynorsk Dictionary.

Papiamentu

Etymology

From Spanish cosa and Portuguese coisa.

Noun

kos

  1. thing

Polish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /kɔs/

Etymology 1

From Proto-Slavic *kosъ.

Noun

kos m anim

  1. common blackbird (Turdus merula)
Declension

Etymology 2

See the etymology of the main entry.

Noun

kos f

  1. genitive plural of kosa

Further reading

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

Serbo-Croatian

Etymology 1

From Proto-Slavic *kosъ.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /kôːs/

Adjective

kȏs (definite kȏsī, Cyrillic spelling ко̑с)

  1. slant, inclined, skew
Declension

Etymology 2

From Proto-Slavic *kosъ.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /kôːs/

Noun

kȏs m (Cyrillic spelling ко̑с)

  1. blackbird
Declension

Slovene

Etymology 1

From Proto-Slavic *kosъ.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /kóːs/

Adjective

kọ̑s (comparative [please provide], superlative)

  1. (archaic) slanted, inclined, skewed
Inflection

Etymology 2

From Proto-Slavic *kǫsъ.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /kóːs/

Noun

kọ̑s m inan

  1. piece
Inflection

Etymology 3

From Proto-Slavic *kosъ.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /kóːs/

Noun

kọ̑s m anim

  1. blackbird
Inflection

Further reading

  • kos”, in Slovarji Inštituta za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša ZRC SAZU, portal Fran

Swedish

Noun

kos

  1. indefinite genitive singular of ko

Anagrams

  • oks, sko

Tok Pisin

Etymology 1

From English cost.

Noun

kos

  1. cost

Etymology 2

From English cause.

Noun

kos

  1. cause

Source: wiktionary.org
  • a measure of distance in India.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)