See also: costás

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

costas

  1. plural of costa

AnagramsEdit


GalicianEdit

NounEdit

costas

  1. plural of costa

IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Middle English cost + -as

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

costas m (genitive singular costais, nominative plural costais)

  1. cost, expense

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

  • costasach (costly, expensive; sumptuous)
  • costasacht (costliness; sumptuousness)
  • fochostas (supplementary cost; (in plural) incidental expenses, extras)

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
costas chostas gcostas
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further readingEdit


LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

costās

  1. accusative plural of costa

ReferencesEdit

  • costas in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • costas in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016

PortugueseEdit

 
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costas

PronunciationEdit

 
  • IPA(key): (Brazil including São Paulo) /ˈkɔs.tɐs/, [ˈkɔs.tɐs]
    • IPA(key): (Rio) /ˈkɔʃ.tɐʃ/, [ˈkɔʃ.tɐʃ]
  • IPA(key): (Portugal) /ˈkɔʃ.tɐʃ/, [ˈkɔʃ.tɐʃ]

  • Hyphenation: cos‧tas

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Portuguese costas (back), from Latin costa (rib), from Proto-Indo-European *kost-.

NounEdit

costas f pl (plural only)

  1. back (the rear of body)
    Synonyms: costado, dorso
  2. (swimming) backstroke
Derived termsEdit
Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

NounEdit

costas

  1. plural of costa

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkostas/, [ˈkos.t̪as]

NounEdit

costas f pl

  1. plural of costa (coast)