Catalan edit

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

ós m (plural óssos, feminine óssa)

  1. Pre-2016 spelling of os (bear).

Usage notes edit

  • The spelling ós was deprecated in the 2016 spelling reform. The old spelling can still be used for metalinguistic transcriptions, or when the intended meaning is not clear from the context. See Appendix:Catalan orthography.

Galician edit

Alternative forms edit

Etymology edit

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

Pronunciation edit

Contraction edit

ós m pl (masculine sg ó, feminine sg á, feminine plural ás)

  1. Alternative spelling of aos

Icelandic edit

Etymology edit

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

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

ós f (genitive singular óss, nominative plural ósar)

  1. estuary, mouth of the river

Derived terms edit

Irish edit

Etymology 1 edit

Contraction of ó (since) + is (is).

Pronunciation edit

Conjunction edit

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
Related terms edit

Preposition edit

ós

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

Etymology 2 edit

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

Noun edit

ós m (genitive singular óis, nominative plural óis)

  1. (poetic) mouth
Declension edit

Further reading edit

Old Irish edit

Preposition edit

ós

  1. Alternative form of úas

Polish edit

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

ós f

  1. genitive plural of osa
    Synonym: os

Portuguese edit

Noun edit

ós m pl

  1. plural of ó

Romagnol edit

Etymology edit

From Latin ostiu(m) (door).

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

ós m (plural ós)

  1. door

Further reading edit

  • Masotti, Adelmo (1996) Vocabolario Romagnolo Italiano [Romagnol-Italian dictionary] (in Italian), Bologna: Zanichelli, page 410