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What will not woman, gentle woman dare; when strong affection stirs her spirit up?
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See also das, and daß

German

Alternative spellings

  • daß (old spelling)

Etymology

Old High German daz, originally dat

Conjunction

dass

  1. (subordinating) that (logical conditional).

Norwegian

Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:de language|Template:lang:de]][[Category:no:Template:lang:de derivations]] das Haus or Häuschen ("The (little) house", euphemistically omitting the main word (out)house)

Noun

dass m. (definite singular dassen; indefinite plural dasser; definite plural dassene)
dass n. (definite singular dasset; indefinite plural dass/dasser; definite plural dassa/dassene)

  1. (colloquial) toilet, crapper
  2. (pejorative) a jerk
  • Din dass!
You jerk!

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Swedish

Etymology

Contraction of German “das Haus” (the house)

Noun

dass n.

Inflection for dass Singular Plural
neuter Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative dass dasset dass dassen
Genitive dass dassets dass dassens
  1. (colloquial) toilet. In particular used about toilets outdoors.

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