See also: Kaas and Kääs

AfrikaansEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch kaas, from Middle Dutch câse, from Old Dutch *kāsi, from Proto-West Germanic *kāsī, borrowed from Latin cāseus.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kaas (plural kase, diminutive kaasie)

  1. cheese

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Sotho: kase
  • Tswana: kase

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch câse, from Old Dutch *kāsi, from late Proto-West Germanic *kāsī, borrowed from Latin cāseus.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /kaːs/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: kaas
  • Rhymes: -aːs

NounEdit

kaas m (plural kazen, diminutive kaasje n)

  1. cheese

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EstonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *kanci. Cognate with Finnish kansi.

NounEdit

kaas (genitive kaane, partitive kaant)

  1. cover

DeclensionEdit

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