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Los

Asturian

Etymology

From Latin ill?s, from ille.

Article

los m pl (masculine sg el, feminine sg la, neuter sg lo, feminine plural les)

  1. (definite) the

Catalan

Etymology 1

From Latin ill?s; cf. els.

Pronoun

los (enclitic, contracted 'ls, proclitic els)

  1. them (masculine, direct or indirect object)
  2. them (feminine, indirect object only)
Declension

Etymology 2

From Latin ill?s, from ille.

Article

los m pl

  1. masculine plural of lo

Czech

Pronunciation

Etymology 1

Common Slavic word, from Proto-Slavic *?ls? ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h?el-.[1][2] Cognate with English elk, German Elch.

Noun

los m anim

  1. elk (British), moose (U.S.)

Declension

Etymology 2

Borrowed from German Los, which has unclear origins.[3][4]

Noun

los m inan

  1. lottery ticket

Declension

References

  1. ^ "los¹" in Ji?í Rejzek, ?eský etymologický slovník, electronic version, Leda, 2007
  2. ^ "los 1°" in Václav Machek, Etymologický slovník jazyka ?eského, second edition, Academia, 1968
  3. ^ "los²" in Ji?í Rejzek, ?eský etymologický slovník, electronic version, Leda, 2007
  4. ^ "los 2°" in Václav Machek, Etymologický slovník jazyka ?eského, second edition, Academia, 1968

Danish

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Adjective

los

  1. loose

Noun

los c (singular definite lossen, plural indefinite losser)

  1. lynx

Inflection

Noun

los n (singular definite losset, plural indefinite los)

  1. kick

Inflection


Dutch

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /l?s/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: los
  • Rhymes: -?s

Etymology 1

From Middle Dutch los, from Old Dutch *los, from Proto-Germanic *lusaz.

Adjective

los (comparative losser, superlative meest los or lost)

  1. loose
  2. separate
Inflection
Derived terms

Verb

los

  1. first-person singular present indicative of lossen
  2. imperative of lossen

Etymology 2

From Middle Dutch los, from Old Dutch *los, from Proto-Germanic *luhsuz, perhaps from Proto-Indo-European *lewk- ("light, to shine") or from a substrate language.[1] Cognate with Old Saxon lohs, Old High German luhs, Old English lox, from a similar Germanic form also Swedish lodjur. Cognates outside Germanic include Ancient Greek ? (lúnx), Lithuanian lis, Old Church Slavonic (rus?), Old Irish lug, Old Armenian ? (lusanunk?).

Noun

los m (plural lossen, diminutive losje n)

  1. (dated) lynx (specifically the Eurasian lynx, Lynx lynx)
    Synonym: lynx
Alternative forms
Derived terms

Anagrams

References

  1. ^ Philippa, Marlies; Debrabandere, Frans; Quak, Arend; Schoonheim, Tanneke; van der Sijs, Nicoline (2003-2009), "lynx", in Etymologisch woordenboek van het Nederlands (in Dutch), Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press

Dutch Low Saxon

Etymology

From Old Saxon l?s, from Proto-Germanic *lausaz, cognate with Dutch los and English loose.

Pronunciation

Adjective

los

  1. open

French

Etymology

From Old French, from Latin laus, laudem.

Pronunciation

Noun

los m (plural los)

  1. (obsolete) praise; acclaim
    Synonym: louange (modern)

Related terms

Further reading


German

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /lo:s/ (standard)
  • IPA(key): /l?s/ (regionally; chiefly as interjection or when meaning "going on")

Etymology 1

From Old High German l?s.

Adjective

los (comparative loser, superlative am losesten)

  1. (colloquial or dated) Alternative form of lose ("loose")

Adverb

los (only used in combination with a verb)

  1. off, rid of
    Ich bin meine Erkältung los. - I've got rid of my cold.
  2. going on
    Hier ist einiges los. - There's a lot going on here.
  3. (colloquial, regional, Westphalia, Lower Saxony) open
    Die Tür stand los. - The door stood open.

Interjection

los

  1. come on!, let's go!
    Los! An die Arbeit! - Come on! Let's get to work!

Derived terms

Related terms

Etymology 2

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb

los

  1. Imperative singular of losen.

Indonesian

Etymology 1

Shortening from losmen ("hostel").

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /los/
  • Hyphenation: los

Noun

los

  1. hostel

Etymology 2

From Dutch loods ("pilot").

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /los/
  • Hyphenation: los

Noun

los

  1. (navigation) pilot boat

Etymology 3

From Dutch los ("loose").

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /los/
  • Hyphenation: los

Adjective

los

  1. (colloquial) loose

Further reading


Interlingua

Pronoun

los

  1. (accusative, dative) them, those

Ladino

Etymology

From Latin ill?s, from ille.

Article

los (singular el, feminine las)

  1. the (masculine plural)

Mauritian Creole

Etymology

From French loche (dialectal)

Noun

los

  1. slug

References

  • Baker, Philip & Hookoomsing, Vinesh Y. (1987). Dictionnaire de créole mauricien. Morisyen - English - Français

Middle Dutch

Etymology

From Old Dutch *los, from Proto-Germanic *lusaz.

Adjective

los

  1. loose, free
  2. free, not encumbered
  3. having lost, robbed

Inflection

This adjective needs an inflection-table template.

Descendants

  • Dutch: los
  • Limburgish: lósj

Further reading

  • "los", in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000

Verwijs, E.; Verdam, J. (1885-1929), "los (I)", in Middelniederlandsch Woordenboek, The Hague: Martinus Nijhoff, ->ISBN, page I


Norwegian Bokmål

Etymology

Borrowing from Low German lots (short form of lotsman); compare with German Lotse.

Noun

los m (definite singular losen, indefinite plural loser, definite plural losene)

  1. (nautical) a pilot (person who guides ships in and out of a harbour)

References

  • "los" in The Bokmål Dictionary.

Norwegian Nynorsk

Alternative forms

Etymology

Borrowing from Low German lots (short form of lotsman).

Noun

los m (definite singular losen, indefinite plural losar, definite plural losane)

  1. (nautical) a pilot (as above)

References

  • "los" in The Nynorsk Dictionary.

Novial

Pronoun

los

  1. they (all male); them (all male)

Related terms


Occitan

Etymology

From Latin ill?s, from ille.

Article

los (singular lo, feminine la, feminine plural las)

  1. the; masculine plural definite article

Old English

Etymology

From Proto-Germanic *lus? ("loss"), from Proto-Indo-European *lewHs- ("to cut loose; sever; lose"). Cognate with Old Norse los ("looseness; breaking up").

Pronunciation

Noun

los n (nominative plural los)

  1. loss
  2. destruction

Inflection

Derived terms

Descendants


Old French

Etymology

See the verb loer ("to laud").

Noun

los m (oblique plural los, nominative singular los, nominative plural los)

  1. glory; positive reputation

Descendants


Old High German

Etymology

From Proto-Germanic *lausaz, whence also Old English l?as, Old Norse lauss.

Adjective

l?s

  1. loose

Polish

Etymology

From Middle High German l?z, from Old High German hl?z, from Proto-Germanic *hlautiz.

Pronunciation

Noun

los m inan

  1. fate
  2. lottery ticket
    Synonym: kupon

Declension

Derived terms

Further reading

  • los in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese

Pronunciation

Pronoun

los

  1. Alternative form of os (third-person masculine plural objective pronoun) used as an enclitic and mesoclitic following a verb form ending in a consonant (-z, -r and -s, but not -m); the consonant is elided and the preceding vowel takes an accent if necessary

Serbo-Croatian

Etymology

From Proto-Slavic *ôls?.

Pronunciation

Noun

l?s m (Cyrillic spelling ?)

  1. moose
  2. elk

Declension


Slovene

Etymology

From Proto-Slavic *ols?.

Pronunciation

Noun

ls m anim

  1. elk, moose

Inflection

Masculine anim., hard o-stem
nom. sing. lós
gen. sing. lósa
singular dual plural
nominative lós lósa lósi
accusative lósa lósa lóse
genitive lósa lósov lósov
dative lósu lósoma lósom
locative lósu lósih lósih
instrumental lósom lósoma lósi

Spanish

Pronunciation

Etymology 1

From Latin ill?s accusative plural masculine of ille.

Article

los m pl

  1. the
    ¿Qué hacen los muchachos? - What do the boys do?
Related terms

Etymology 2

Pronoun

los

  1. accusative of ellos and ustedes (when referring to more than one man); them, you all (formal)
  2. Plural masculine or neuter pronoun, e.g. los que no hablan, "those who do not speak"

See also


Swedish

Noun

los

  1. indefinite genitive singular of lo

Anagrams


Westrobothnian

Etymology

Borrowing from Low German lots (short form of lotsman); compare with German Lotse.

Noun

los m (definite singular losn, dative singular losåm, indefinite plural losa, definite plural losan)

  1. (nautical) a pilot (person who guides ships in and out of a harbour)

Derived terms


White Hmong

Pronunciation

Verb

los

  1. come, return (to one's home / to a place where one resides)
    Antonym: tuaj

Derived terms

References

  • Ernest E. Heimbach, White Hmong - English Dictionary (1979, SEAP Publications)

Zazaki

Etymology

Compare Armenian (lo?).

Noun

los (genitive singular losi)

  1. lavash

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