See also: Cosa and cósa

AsturianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin causa.

NounEdit

cosa f (plural coses)

  1. thing

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Inherited from Latin causa. Cognate to the Catalan doublet causa, borrowed from the same source.

NounEdit

cosa f (plural coses)

  1. thing
  2. affair, matter

Derived termsEdit


GalicianEdit

VerbEdit

cosa

  1. first-person singular present subjunctive of coser
  2. third-person singular present subjunctive of coser

InterlinguaEdit

NounEdit

cosa (plural cosas)

  1. thing

IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cosa f pl

  1. nominative plural of cos
  2. dative plural of cos

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
cosa chosa gcosa
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin causa.

PronunciationEdit

  • (Northern Italy) IPA(key): [ˈkɔ.za] (Central and Southern Italy, Standard) IPA(key): [ˈkɔ.sa]
  • (file)

NounEdit

cosa f (plural cose)

  1. thing, matter

PronounEdit

cosa

  1. what?
  2. what!

Derived termsEdit

AnagramsEdit


Old FrenchEdit

NounEdit

cosa f (oblique plural cosas, nominative singular cosa, nominative plural cosas)

  1. (very early Old French) Alternative form of cose.

Usage notesEdit


PortugueseEdit

VerbEdit

cosa

  1. first-person singular present subjunctive of coser
  2. third-person singular present subjunctive of coser
  3. first-person singular imperative of coser
  4. third-person singular imperative of coser

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin causa. Cognates include French chose, Italian cosa, Portuguese coisa.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cosa f (plural cosas)

  1. thing (object)
  2. (informal) thing (living being or creature)
    cosas hermosas — pretty [little] things

VerbEdit

cosa

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of coser.
  2. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of coser.
  3. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of coser.
  4. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of coser.
Last modified on 27 March 2014, at 16:34