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Etymology 1Edit

See fosse.

NounEdit

foss (plural fosses)

  1. Alternative spelling of fosse

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse fors.

NounEdit

foss (plural fosses)

  1. Waterfall (permanent flow of water over the edge of a cliff).

FaroeseEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

foss

  1. indefinite accusative singular of fossur
  2. indefinite genitive singular of fossur

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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse fors.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

foss m (genitive singular foss, nominative plural fossar)

  1. a waterfall (permanent flow of water over the edge of a cliff)

DeclensionEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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foss

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse fors, foss.

NounEdit

foss m (definite singular fossen, indefinite plural fosser, definite plural fossene)

  1. a waterfall

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

 
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From Old Norse fors, foss.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

foss m (definite singular fossen, indefinite plural fossar, definite plural fossane)

  1. a waterfall

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WestrobothnianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From fus, -fos, from Old Norse fúss, from Proto-Germanic *funsaz.

AdverbEdit

foss

  1. right away, in a moment