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russ (raudruss)

EtymologyEdit

Possibly from Latin depositurus.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

russ m (definite singular russen, indefinite plural russ, definite plural russane)

  1. last-semester high school student (or student at an institution of a similar education level), particularly one that takes part in associated celebrations and activities

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Old SwedishEdit

 
Gotland Pony (Gotlandsruss in Swedish)

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *hrussą, (compare Icelandic hross, English horse, Old English hors, West Frisian hoars, Dutch ros, German Ross (steed)). From Proto-Indo-European *ḱr̥sos (compare Welsh car (wagon), Latin currus (chariot)), from *ḱers- (to run) (compare English hurry).

NounEdit

russ n

  1. a horse (equine mammal)

Usage notesEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Swedish: Gotlandsruss

ReferencesEdit

  • russ in Elof Hellquist, Svensk etymologisk ordbok (1st ed., 1922)

SwedishEdit

 
Gotland ponies

EtymologyEdit

From Old Swedish russ, from Old Norse hross, from Proto-Germanic *hrussą, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱers-.

NounEdit

russ n

  1. (dialectal) a horse
  2. a horse of the race Gotland pony / gotlandsruss

DeclensionEdit

Declension of russ 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative russ russet russ russen
Genitive russ russets russ russens

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ReferencesEdit

  • russ in Elof Hellquist, Svensk etymologisk ordbok (1st ed., 1922)