See also: kusé, kuše, kǔsè, kūsè, and kᵤse

CzechEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kuse m

  1. vocative/locative singular of kus

EstonianEdit

NounEdit

kuse

  1. genitive singular of kusi

FinnishEdit

VerbEdit

kuse

  1. present active indicative connegative of kusta
  2. second-person singular present imperative of kusta
  3. second-person singular present active imperative connegative of kusta

JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

kuse

  1. Rōmaji transcription of くせ

LinduEdit

NounEdit

kuse

  1. cuscus

MapudungunEdit

NounEdit

kuse (Raguileo spelling)

  1. Female elderly.

ReferencesEdit

  • Wixaleyiñ: Mapucezugun-wigkazugun pici hemvlcijka (Wixaleyiñ: Small Mapudungun-Spanish dictionary), Beretta, Marta; Cañumil, Dario; Cañumil, Tulio, 2008.

PolishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈku.sɛ/
  • Rhymes: -usɛ
  • Syllabification: ku‧se

AdjectiveEdit

kuse

  1. inflection of kusy:
    1. neuter nominative/accusative/vocative singular
    2. nonvirile nominative/accusative/vocative plural

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch cuse (Modern Dutch kuis (club, lumpy log, lump, clod)) and/or Low German kuse (club, wangtooth, molar). Cognate with Norwegian kus (hump, hunch), Norwegian kusa (cluster, bunch, knot).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kuse c

  1. horse; any big animal.
    När nu ryttarna pö om pö påbörjar sina semestrar får deras kusar ledigt.
    Now when the riders little by little start their vacations, their horses find a break.
  2. a type of Christmas bread
    Inte ens en julkuse till 1 advent hade Attendo råd med.
    Attendo could not even afford a julkuse for the First Sunday of Advent.
  3. insect, bug.
  4. (dialectal) a powerful, mature man; master; one who is respected or feared.

DeclensionEdit

Declension of kuse 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative kuse kusen kusar kusarna
Genitive kuses kusens kusars kusarnas

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Hellquist, Elof, [1922] 1980: Svensk etymologisk ordbok. Första bandet A-N. Tredje upplagan. Malmö: Gleerups