Hus

[huhs; Czech hoo s]
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noun

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

Huss

or Hus

[huhs; Czech hoo s]

noun

John,1369?–1415, Czech religious reformer and martyr.
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Hus

noun

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

huss

noun

the flesh of the European dogfish, when used as food

Word Origin for huss

C15 husk, huske, C16 huss : of obscure origin

Huss

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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