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Hosta fortunei

EtymologyEdit

Named after Nicolaus Thomas Host, Austrian botanist.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

hosta (plural hostas)

  1. Any of several herbaceous Asiatic plants of the genus Hosta: a plantain lily.

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

Alternative formsEdit

VerbEdit

hosta

  1. inflection of hoste:
    1. simple past
    2. past participle

Old SwedishEdit

Serbo-CroatianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *xvȍstъ. Compare Slovene hosta (forest), Czech chvost.

NounEdit

hosta f (Cyrillic spelling хоста)

  1. (Kajkavian) forest

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SloveneEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *xvȍstъ. Compare Serbo-Croatian hosta (forest), Czech chvost.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

họ̑sta f

  1. scrub
  2. forest

InflectionEdit

Feminine, a-stem
nom. sing. hósta
gen. sing. hóste
singular dual plural
nominative hósta hósti hóste
accusative hósto hósti hóste
genitive hóste hóst hóst
dative hósti hóstama hóstam
locative hósti hóstah hóstah
instrumental hósto hóstama hóstami

Further readingEdit

  • hosta” in Slovarji Inštituta za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša ZRC SAZU - portal Fran

SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Swedish hōsta, probably from the oblique case of Old Norse hósti, from Proto-Germanic *hwōstô.

NounEdit

hosta c

  1. a cough
DeclensionEdit
Declension of hosta 
Uncountable
Indefinite Definite
Nominative hosta hostan
Genitive hostas hostans

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Swedish hōsta, from Old Norse hósta, from Proto-Germanic *hwōstōną.

VerbEdit

hosta

  1. to cough
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VepsEdit

EtymologyEdit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

VerbEdit

hosta

  1. to rub
  2. to massage

InflectionEdit

Inflection
1st infinitive hosta
present indic. hosib
past indic. hosi
present
indicative
past
indicative
imperative
1st singular hosin hosin
2nd singular hosid hosid hosi
3rd singular hosib hosi ?
1st plural hosim hosim hoskam
2nd plural hosit hosit hoskat
3rd plural hostas
hosiba
hosiba ?
sing. conneg.1 hosi hosind hosi
plur. conneg. hoskoi hosnugoi hoskoi
present
conditional
past
conditional
potential
1st singular hosižin hosnuižin hosnen
2nd singular hosižid hosnuižid hosned
3rd singular hosiži hosnuiži hosneb
1st plural hosižim hosnuižim hosnem
2nd plural hosižit hosnuižit hosnet
3rd plural hosižiba hosnuižiba hosneba
connegative hosiži hosnuiži hosne
non-finite forms
1st infinitive hosta
2nd infinitive 3rd infinitive
inessive hostes inessive hosmas
instructive hosten illative hosmaha
participles elative hosmaspäi
present active hosii adessive hosmal
past active hosnu abessive hosmat
past passive hostud

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