GermanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • Ochs (regional or poetic)

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German [Term?], from Old High German ohso, from Proto-West Germanic *ohsō, from Proto-Germanic *uhsô, from Proto-Indo-European *uksḗn. Cognate with Dutch os, West Frisian okse, Saterland Frisian Okse, Low German Oss, Plautdietsch Oss, Yiddish אָקס (oks). Icelandic oxi and uxi, Faroese oksi, Norwegian okse, Swedish oxe, Danish okse, and English ox

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɔk.sə/
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NounEdit

Ochse m (genitive Ochsen, plural Ochsen, diminutive Öchslein n or Öchschen n)

  1. ox (castrated bull; castrated male bovine animal)

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Luxembourgish: Ochs

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HunsrikEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Ochse m

  1. plural of Ochs