See also: gas, Gas, gás, gaś, gãs, gą̊s, and gås'

DanishEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡɔːˀs/, [ˈɡ̊ɔˀs]

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse gás, from Proto-Germanic *gans, cognate with Swedish gås, English goose, German Gans, Dutch gans. The Germanic noun derived from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰh₂éns (goose), which is also the source of Latin ānser, Ancient Greek χήν (khḗn), Lithuanian žąsìs, Sanskrit हंस (haṃsá).

NounEdit

gås c (singular definite gåsen, plural indefinite gæs)

  1. goose
InflectionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

VerbEdit

gås

  1. present tense passive of
  2. infinitive passive of

Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse gás, from Proto-Germanic *gans, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰh₂éns (goose); cognate with English goose, German Gans.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

gås m or f (definite singular gåsen or gåsa, indefinite plural gjess or gjæser, definite plural gjessene or gjæsene)

  1. a goose

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

  • gasse (male goose - a gander)

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse gás f (nominative and accusative plurals gæss), from Proto-Germanic *gans, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰh₂éns, probably of imitative origin.

Germanic cognates include Icelandic gæs, Faroese gás, Elfdalian gą̊s, Danish and Swedish gås, German Gans, German Low German Goos, Dutch gans, and finally English goose. Indo-European cognates include Albanian gatë (heron), Ancient Greek χήν (khḗn), Hindi हंस (hans), Latin ānser, and Lithuanian žąsìs.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

gås f (definite singular gåsa, indefinite plural gjæser, definite plural gjæsene)

  1. a goose
  2. an imbecile (especially female)
  3. (botany) rot in a tree caused by a fungal infection

InflectionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

  • gasse m (a gander (male goose))

ReferencesEdit

AnagramsEdit


SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Swedish gās, from Old Norse gás, from Proto-Germanic *gans, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰh₂éns (goose). Cognate with English goose, German Gans, etc.

NounEdit

gås c

  1. a goose
DeclensionEdit
Declension of gås 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative gås gåsen gäss gässen
Genitive gås gåsens gäss gässens
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

VerbEdit

gås

  1. infinitive passive of .
  2. present tense passive of .

ReferencesEdit

AnagramsEdit