See also: hoša and hósa

FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse hosa, from Proto-Germanic *husǭ.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

hosa f (genitive singular hosu, plural hosur)

  1. stocking, sock
    • einar hosur
      a pair of socks
  2. coward

DeclensionEdit

Declension of hosa
f1 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative hosa hosan hosur hosurnar
accusative hosu hosuna hosur hosurnar
dative hosu hosuni hosum hosunum
genitive hosu hosunnar hosa hosanna

FinnishEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈhosɑ/, [ˈho̞s̠ɑ]
  • Rhymes: -osɑ
  • Syllabification: ho‧sa

NounEdit

hosa

  1. a partially pruned top of a tree traditionally used to put out fires

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of hosa (Kotus type 10/koira, no gradation)
nominative hosa hosat
genitive hosan hosien
partitive hosaa hosia
illative hosaan hosiin
singular plural
nominative hosa hosat
accusative nom. hosa hosat
gen. hosan
genitive hosan hosien
hosainrare
partitive hosaa hosia
inessive hosassa hosissa
elative hosasta hosista
illative hosaan hosiin
adessive hosalla hosilla
ablative hosalta hosilta
allative hosalle hosille
essive hosana hosina
translative hosaksi hosiksi
instructive hosin
abessive hosatta hositta
comitative hosineen
Possessive forms of hosa (type koira)
possessor singular plural
1st person hosani hosamme
2nd person hosasi hosanne
3rd person hosansa

Middle EnglishEdit

NounEdit

hosa

  1. (Early Middle English) Alternative form of hose

Old SwedishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse hosa, from Proto-Germanic *husǭ.

NounEdit

hosa f

  1. legging, leg covering, hose

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Swedish: hosa