Hus

[ huhs; Czech hoo s ]
/ hʌs; Czech hʊs /

noun

Jan [jan; Czech yahn] /dʒæn; Czech yɑn/. Huss, John.

Definition for hus (2 of 2)

Huss

or Hus

[ huhs; Czech hoo s ]
/ hʌs; Czech hʊs /

noun

John,1369?–1415, Czech religious reformer and martyr.
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British Dictionary definitions for hus (1 of 3)

Hus
/ (Czech hʊs) /

noun

Jan (jan). the Czech name of John HussSee Huss

British Dictionary definitions for hus (2 of 3)

huss
/ (hʌs) /

noun

the flesh of the European dogfish, when used as food

Word Origin for huss

C15 husk, huske, C16 huss : of obscure origin

British Dictionary definitions for hus (3 of 3)

Huss
/ (hʌs) /

noun

John, Czech name Jan Hus. ?1372–1415, Bohemian religious reformer. Influenced by Wycliffe, he anticipated the Reformation in denouncing doctrines and abuses of the Church. His death at the stake precipitated the Hussite wars in Bohemia and Moravia
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