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AlbanianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Albanian *kākta; akin to Lithuanian koktùs ‘disgusting’[1].

AdverbEdit

kot

  1. worthlessly
  2. in vain

AdjectiveEdit

kot

  1. worthless
  2. pointless

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Albanian *kāta, close to Old Irish scáth ‘shadow’, Ancient Greek σκότος (skótos) ‘darknes’[2].

NounEdit

kot m

  1. darkness

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Orel, Vladimir (1998), “kot”, in Albanian Etymological Dictionary, Leiden, Boston, Köln: Brill, page 193
  2. ^ Orel, Vladimir (1998), “kot”, in Albanian Etymological Dictionary, Leiden, Boston, Köln: Brill, page 193

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch cot, cote, from Old Dutch [Term?] cota (in place names), kota (little house), from Proto-Germanic *kutą.

Cognate to English cot, cote, German Kate.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kot n (plural kotten or koten, diminutive kotje n or kotteke n)

  1. bad, ramshackle housing
    In wat voor een kot woont die!(please add an English translation of this usage example)
  2. rudimentary building to store (garden) material
  3. (Belgium) student room
    Leuvense koten brandden vaak af in de jaren 90.Student rooms in Louvain burned down often in the nineties.
    Synonyms: kamer, studentenkamer, studentenkot

Related termsEdit


FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse surkot, syrkot, from Old French cote; surcote, from Frankish *kotta, *kotto, from Proto-Germanic *kuttô, from Proto-Indo-European *gudnó-, *gʷewd-. More at coat.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kot n (genitive singular kots, plural kot)

  1. coat (usually woollen)

DeclensionEdit

Declension of kot
n3 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative kot kotið kot kotini
accusative kot kotið kot kotini
dative koti kotinum kotum kotunum
genitive kots kotsins kota kotanna

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Dutch kot.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kot m (plural kots)

  1. (Belgium) student flat, student room

Derived termsEdit


Lower SorbianEdit

NounEdit

kot (feminine equivalent kocka)

  1. superseded spelling of kót.

DeclensionEdit


Mauritian CreoleEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French côte.

AdverbEdit

kot

  1. where

PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *kotъ

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kot m anim (diminutive kotek, koteczek, augmentative kocur, feminine kocica, kotka)

  1. cat, tomcat
  2. dust bunny

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

  • koci (m form) — adjective feline
  • kociak (m)noun kitten
  • kocię (n)noun kitten
  • kocić sięreflexive verb (of a cat) to give birth to kittens

Further readingEdit

  • kot in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

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PronunciationEdit

ConjunctionEdit

kot

  1. (archaic) (just) as, (just) like

SloveneEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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PronunciationEdit

ConjunctionEdit

kot

  1. (just) as, (just) like

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Slavic *kǫtъ.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kót m inan (genitive kóta, nominative plural kóti)

  1. angle
  2. corner
DeclensionEdit

TurkishEdit

 
Kot

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kot

  1. denim
  2. jeans

DeclensionEdit

Inflection
Nominative kot
Definite accusative kotu
Singular Plural
Nominative kot kotlar
Definite accusative kotu kotları
Dative kota kotlara
Locative kotta kotlarda
Ablative kottan kotlardan
Genitive kotun kotların
Possessive forms
Singular Plural
1st singular kotum kotlarım
2nd singular kotun kotların
3rd singular kotu kotları
1st plural kotumuz kotlarımız
2nd plural kotunuz kotlarınız
3rd plural kotları kotları

SynonymsEdit


TzotzilEdit

PronunciationEdit

ClassifierEdit

kot (numeral classifier)

  1. any types of animals except for human being
    jkot chij / chon / mut - a sheep / snake / bird

ReferencesEdit