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EnglishEdit

NounEdit

hosp

  1. Abbreviation of hospital.

AnagramsEdit


Middle EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old English hosp (reproach, insult, contumely, blasphemy).

NounEdit

hosp (plural hosps)

  1. detraction, blasphemy, to hold in derision, vilify

Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *huspaz (derision, mockery), from Proto-Germanic *hut-, *hūt- (to be naughty, be impudent), from Proto-Indo-European *kūd- (to mock). Related to Old English hyspan (to mock, scorn, deride), Old English hūsc (mockery, derision, scorn, insult), Old High German hosc (vilification, ridicule, scorn).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

hosp m (nominative plural hospas)

  1. reproach, contempt, contumely, insult, blasphemy

DeclensionEdit

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • 1916, John R. Clark, "A Concise Anglo-Saxon Dictionary for the Use of Students", hosp.
  • Bosworth, J. (2010, March 21). An Anglo-Saxon Dictionary Online (T. N. Toller & Others, Eds.). Hosp. Retrieved October 16, 2011, from http://bosworth.ff.cuni.cz/019576.

RomanschEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin hospes.

NounEdit

hosp m (plural hosps)

  1. (Sursilvan) guest

SynonymsEdit

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sutsilvan, Surmiran, Puter, Vallader) giast

VilamovianEdit

NounEdit

hosp f (plural hospa)

  1. hasp