See also: deß and dess.

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EnglishEdit

NounEdit

dess ‎(plural desses)

  1. Obsolete form of dais.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Celtic *dexswos.

AdjectiveEdit

dess

  1. right (side, as opposed to left)
  2. south

InflectionEdit

This adjective needs an inflection-table template.

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • dess” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.

SwedishEdit