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hús

hús

See also: hus, Hus, hűs, hûs, Hüs, hüs, and hus'

Faroese

Noun

hús n (genitive singular hús, plural hús)

  1. building
  2. (only n pl) house to live in, home, dwelling
  3. accommodation, dwelling, shelter
  4. household
  5. family, people living in one household

Declension

n11 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative hús húsið hús húsini
Accusative hús húsið hús húsini
Dative húsi húsinum húsum húsunum
Genitive hús húsins húsa húsanna

Synonyms

  • (building): bygningur
  • (house): bústaður, sethús
  • (accommodation): tilhald, innivist
  • (household): húshald
  • (people living in one household): húski, húsfólk

Hungarian

Etymology

Perhaps from an Iranian language, compare Kurdish goşt.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈhuːʃ]

Noun

hús (plural húsok)

  1. flesh
  2. meat

Declension

Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative hús húsok
accusative húst húsokat
dative húsnak húsoknak
instrumental hússal húsokkal
causal-final húsért húsokért
translative hússá húsokká
terminative húsig húsokig
essive-formal húsként húsokként
essive-modal
inessive húsban húsokban
superessive húson húsokon
adessive húsnál húsoknál
illative húsba húsokba
sublative húsra húsokra
allative húshoz húsokhoz
elative húsból húsokból
delative húsról húsokról
ablative hústól húsoktól
Possessive forms of hús
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. húsom húsaim
2nd person sing. húsod húsaid
3rd person sing. húsa húsai
1st person plural húsunk húsaink
2nd person plural húsotok húsaitok
3rd person plural húsuk húsaik

Derived terms

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Icelandic

Etymology

From Old Norse hús, from Proto-Germanic *hūsą.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /huːs/
    Rhymes: -uːs

Noun

hús n (genitive singular húss, nominative plural hús)

  1. house

Declension

Derived terms

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Old Norse

Etymology

From Proto-Germanic *hūsą, whence also Old English hūs (English house), Old Frisian hūs, Old Saxon hūs (Dutch huis), Old High German hūs (German Haus), Gothic -𐌷𐌿𐍃 (-hus).

Noun

hús n (genitive hús, plural hús)

  1. house

Declension

Descendants

  • Danish: hus n
  • Elfdalian: aus n
  • Faroese: hús n
  • Icelandic: hús n
  • Norwegian: hus n
  • Swedish: hus n

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