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nästa

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse næstr, a superlative of (near), corresponding to Proto-Germanic *nēhwist (nearest, closest).

AdjectiveEdit

nästa

  1. next; following in a sequence
  2. next; nearest date, time, space, or order

DeclensionEdit

  • For masculine singular, näste

NounEdit

nästa c

  1. neighbour
    Du skall älska din nästa som dig själv.
    You shall love your neighbor as yourself. (Mark 12:31)
    Du skall icke hava begärelse till din nästas hustru
    thou shalt not covet thy neighbour's wife (Exodus 20:17)

DeclensionEdit

VerbEdit

nästa

  1. to stitch (together), to sew (quickly and loosely)

ConjugationEdit

Usage notesEdit

  • the computer science term to nest = to create a nested data structure, is sometimes translated as nästa, but more correctly as nästla