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See also: Gans, Gäns, and -gans

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EnglishEdit

VerbEdit

gans

  1. (Geordie) Third-person singular simple present indicative form of gan

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EtymologyEdit

From Dutch gans, from Middle Dutch gans (alongside gōs, gās), from Proto-Germanic *gans, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰans-.

NounEdit

gans (plural ganse)

  1. goose

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PrepositionEdit

gans

  1. with (in the company of)
  2. with (expresses possession of something on one's person)
  3. by (indicates the actor of a clause in the passive voice)
  4. by (indicates the creator of a work)

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DutchEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɣɑns/
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  • Hyphenation: gans
  • Rhymes: -ɑns

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch gans (alongside gōs, gās), from Proto-Germanic *gans, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰans-. Compare Low German Gans, Goos, German Gans, West Frisian goes, English goose, Danish gås.

NounEdit

 
Indische gans
Bar-headed goose (literally: Indian goose)

gans f (plural ganzen, diminutive gansje n)

  1. goose (waterfowl)
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Etymology 2Edit

From Middle Dutch gansch, gands, gants, gans, from Old High German ganz, from Proto-Germanic *gantaz (all, whole, entire).

DeterminerEdit

gans

  1. whole, entire
    Het ganse land.
    The entire country.
InflectionEdit
Inflection of gans
uninflected gans
inflected ganse
comparative
positive
predicative/adverbial
indefinite m./f. sing. ganse
n. sing. gans
plural ganse
definite ganse
partitive
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AdverbEdit

gans

  1. entirely
    Synonyms: geheel, helemaal, volledig
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LatvianEdit

NounEdit

gans m (1st declension, feminine form: gane)

  1. (male) shepherd

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ScotsEdit

VerbEdit

gans

  1. third-person singular simple present indicative form of gan

VolapükEdit

NounEdit

gans

  1. nominative plural of gan