DanishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse losti (late Old Norse lyst).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lyst c (singular definite lysten, plural indefinite lyster)

  1. inclination
  2. desire, wish
  3. lust, passion
  4. delight, pleasure
InflectionEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See lys (bright, clear, light).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

lyst

  1. neuter form of lys

Etymology 3Edit

See lyse (to shine, give out light).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /lyːst/, [lyːˀsd̥]

VerbEdit

lyst

  1. past participle of lyse

Etymology 4Edit

See lyste (want, desire).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

lyst

  1. (rare) Imperative of lyste.

IcelandicEdit

NounEdit

lyst f (genitive singular lystar, nominative plural lystir)

  1. appetite
  2. desire

DeclensionEdit

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

  • lystarlaus
  • lystugur
  • matarlyst

Norwegian BokmålEdit

NounEdit

lyst f, m (definite singular lysta/lysten; indefinite plural lyster; definite plural lystene)

  1. delight
  2. desire
  3. lust
  4. passion
  5. pleasure
  6. zest

VerbEdit

lyst

  1. Past participle of lyse

SwedishEdit

VerbEdit

lyst

  1. supine of lysa.
  2. past participle of lysa.
Last modified on 1 February 2014, at 18:26