kostur

See also: kóstur, köstur, and køstur

IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse kostr, from Proto-Germanic *kustuz, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵéwstus.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kostur m

  1. choice, alternative choice or possibility
  2. an opportunity or a chance
  3. terms or conditions
  4. a good quality, advantage, virtue, merit
  5. (rare) board, food

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

  • eiga annan kost
  • bjóða tvo kosti
  • að öðrum kosti
  • að minnsta kosti
  • eiga kost á
  • gefa kost á
  • þungir kostir
  • setja kosti

Serbo-CroatianEdit

NounEdit

kȍstūr m (Cyrillic spelling ко̏стӯр)

  1. (anatomy) skeleton
  2. (by extension) framework, shell, frame

DeclensionEdit

Last modified on 17 September 2013, at 05:08