cosa

See also: Cosa and cósa

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AragoneseEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cosa f ‎(plural cosas)

  1. thing (that which exists as a separate entity)
    • 2010, Academia de l’Aragonés, Propuesta ortografica de l'Academia de l'Aragonés, 2nd edition, Edacar, page 67:
      Nombres propios d’animals, cosas y conceptos singularizaus: []
      Proper names of animals, things and singularised concepts: []

PronounEdit

cosa

  1. nothing (not any thing)
    • May-August 2014, Fuellas, Consello d’a Fabla Aragonesa, page 26:
      Respondioron: muito 0,00 % / prou 33,3 % / poco 66,7 % / cosa 0,00 %
      They answered: a lot 0.00% / enough 33.3% / a little 66.7% / nothing 0.00%

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

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.

IstriotEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin coxa.

NounEdit

cosa f

  1. thigh

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 chose

Usage notesEdit


PortugueseEdit

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cosa f ‎(plural cosas)

  1. thing (object, concept)
  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.
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