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CatalanEdit

 
l'ós bru

EtymologyEdit

From Latin ursus. Compare Spanish oso, Occitan ors, French ours.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ós m (plural óssos, feminine óssa)

  1. bear (mammal)

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit


GalicianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From contraction of preposition a (to, towards) + masculine plural definite article os (the)

ContractionEdit

ós m pl

  1. Alternative spelling of aos

IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse *óss, from Proto-Germanic *ōsaz, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃éh₁os (mouth), cognate with Old English ōr, Latin ōs (mouth).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ós f (genitive singular óss, nominative plural ósar)

  1. estuary, mouth of the river

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IrishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Contraction of ó (since) + is (is).

PronunciationEdit

ConjunctionEdit

ós

  1. since... is
    Ós breá an lá inniu, táimid ag dul go dtí an trá.
    Since it’s a fine day today, we’re going to the beach.
    ós eisean a rinne ésince he’s the one who did it
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PrepositionEdit

ós

  1. Alternative form of ó (used before plural article and before gach)

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse *óss (river mouth) or Latin ōs, both from Proto-Indo-European *h₃éh₁os (mouth).

NounEdit

ós m (genitive singular óis, nominative plural óis)

  1. (poetic) mouth
DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit


Old IrishEdit

PrepositionEdit

ós

  1. Alternative form of úas

PolishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ós f

  1. genitive plural of osa
    Synonym: os

PortugueseEdit

NounEdit

ós m pl

  1. Plural of noun ó.