See also: Hoose

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From a dialectal spelling of house, from Middle English hous, hus, from Old English hūs (dwelling, shelter, house), from Proto-Germanic *hūsą (house). Compare Scots hoose.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

hoose (plural hooses)

  1. (Northumbria and Scotland) house

ReferencesEdit

  • The New Geordie Dictionary, Frank Graham, 1987, →ISBN
  • Todd's Geordie Words and Phrases, George Todd, Newcastle, 1977[1]
  • Newcastle 1970s, Scott Dobson and Dick Irwin, [2]

Middle EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old English hose.

NounEdit

hoose

  1. Alternative form of hose

Etymology 2Edit

From Old English *hārs, variant of hās.

AdjectiveEdit

hoose

  1. Alternative form of hos

NounEdit

hoose

  1. Alternative form of hos

ScotsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle English hous, hus, from Old English hūs (dwelling, shelter, house), from Proto-Germanic *hūsą, of unknown origin.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

hoose (plural hooses)

  1. house