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AsturianEdit

ArticleEdit

los m pl (masculine sg el, feminine sg la, neuter sg lo, feminine plural les)

  1. (definite) the

CatalanEdit

PronounEdit

los (enclitic, contracted 'ls, proclitic els)

  1. them (masculine, direct or indirect object)
  2. them (feminine, indirect object only)

DeclensionEdit


CzechEdit

NounEdit

los m

  1. elk (British), moose (U.S.)
  2. lottery ticket

DanishEdit

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AdjectiveEdit

los

  1. loose

NounEdit

los c (singular definite lossen, plural indefinite losser)

  1. lynx

InflectionEdit

NounEdit

los n (singular definite losset, plural indefinite los)

  1. kick

InflectionEdit


DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *lausaz, cognate with English loose.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

los (comparative losser, superlative meest los or lost)

  1. loose
  2. separate

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

los

  1. first-person singular present indicative of lossen
  2. imperative of lossen

AnagramsEdit


Dutch Low SaxonEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ultimately from Proto-Germanic *lausaz, cognate with Dutch los and English loose.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

los

  1. open

FrenchEdit

NounEdit

los m (plural los)

  1. (obsolete) praise; acclaim

SynonymsEdit

External linksEdit


GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /loːs/ (standard)
  • IPA(key): /lɔs/ (regionally; chiefly as interjection or when meaning “going on”)

Etymology 1Edit

From Old High German lōs.

AdjectiveEdit

los (comparative loser, superlative am losesten)

  1. Alternative form of lose (loose).

AdverbEdit

los (only used in combination with a verb)

  1. off, rid of
    Ich bin meine Erkältung los.
    I've got rid of my cold.
  2. going on
    Hier ist einiges los.
    There's a lot going on here.

InterjectionEdit

los

  1. come on!, let's go!
    Los! An die Arbeit!
    Come on! Let's get to work!

Usage notesEdit

In compound verbs it is generally vain to distinguish those in which los is the adjective los(e) from those in which it is the adverb. For example, in losmachen (loosen) it seems to be the adjective, in losfahren (leave) and loswerden (get rid) it is the adverb.

Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

los

  1. Imperative singular of losen.

InterlinguaEdit

PronounEdit

los

  1. (accusative, dative) them, those

Norwegian BokmålEdit

NounEdit

los m (definite singular losen, indefinite plural loser, definite plural losene)

  1. a pilot (naval)

NovialEdit

PronounEdit

los

  1. they (all male); them (all male)

Related termsEdit


OccitanEdit

ArticleEdit

los (singular lo, feminine la, feminine plural las)

  1. the; masculine plural definite article

Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

See the verb loer (to laud).

NounEdit

los m (oblique plural los, nominative singular los, nominative plural los)

  1. glory; positive reputation

DescendantsEdit


Old High GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *lausaz, whence also Old English lēas, Old Norse lauss.

AdjectiveEdit

lōs

  1. loose

PolishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

los m

  1. fate
  2. lottery ticket

DeclensionEdit

External linksEdit

  • los” in Polish dictionaries at PWN

PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

los

  1. Alternative form of os (third-person masculine plural objective pronoun.) Used as an enclitic and mesoclitic following a verb form ending in a consonant (-z, -r and -s, but not -m). The consonant is elided and the preceding vowel takes an accent if necessary.

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *ôlslь.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lȍs m (Cyrillic spelling ло̏с)

  1. moose
  2. elk

DeclensionEdit


SloveneEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lós m anim (genitive lósa, nominative plural lósi)

  1. elk, moose

DeclensionEdit


SpanishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin illos, accusative plural masculine of ille

ArticleEdit

los m pl

  1. the
    ¿Qué hacen los muchachos? — "What do the boys do?"
Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

PronounEdit

los

  1. Accusative form of ellos or ustedes
  2. Plural masculine or neuter pronoun, e.g. los que no hablan, "those who do not speak"

See alsoEdit


SwedishEdit

NounEdit

los

  1. indefinite genitive singular of lo

White HmongEdit

VerbEdit

los

  1. come, return (to one's home / to a place where one resides)

AntonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Ernest E. Heimbach, White Hmong - English Dictionary (1979, SEAP Publications)

ZazakiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Armenian լօշ (lōš).

NounEdit

los (genitive singular losi)

  1. lavash