See also: Bois and bóis

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

bois

  1. plural of boi

AnagramsEdit


FrenchEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle French bois, boys, boiz, from Old French bosc, bois, from Late Latin boscus or Vulgar Latin *buscus, from Frankish *busk, from Proto-Germanic *buskaz (bush, thicket). Compare Italian bosco, Spanish bosque, Dutch bos and English bush.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bois m (plural bois)

  1. wood (material)
  2. wood, woodland
  3. antler
  4. woodwind
Derived termsEdit
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Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

bois

  1. inflection of boire:
    1. first/second-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular present imperative

Further readingEdit

AnagramsEdit


GalicianEdit

NounEdit

bois

  1. plural of boi

IrishEdit

NounEdit

bois

  1. inflection of bos:
    1. dative singular
    2. dual all cases

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
bois bhois mbois
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

MaranaoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From buis.

NounEdit

bois

  1. tax

Old FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin boscus, Vulgar Latin *buscus, from Frankish *busk, from Proto-Germanic *buskaz (bush, thicket).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

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

  1. woodland; woods

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DescendantsEdit


PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bois

  1. plural of boi

SambaliEdit

EtymologyEdit

From buis.

NounEdit

boís

  1. tax

SardinianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin vōbīs..

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈbois/, [ˈboː.i.zĭ]

PronounEdit

bois (possessive bostru)

  1. you (plural), ye
    Synonym: bos, bosateros

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Scottish GaelicEdit

NounEdit

bois

  1. dative singular of bas

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