setning

FaroeseEdit

NounEdit

setning f (genitive singular setningar, plural setningar)

  1. clause, sentence

DeclensionEdit

f6 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative setning setningin setningar setningarnar
Accusative setning setningina setningar setningarnar
Dative setning setningini setningum setningunum
Genitive setningar setningarinnar setninga setninganna

SynonymsEdit


IcelandicEdit

NounEdit

setning f (genitive singular setningar, nominative plural setningar)

  1. (grammar) a clause
  2. (colloquial) a sentence

Derived termsEdit

  • að-setning (that-clause)
  • aðalsetning (main clause)
  • aukasetning (subordinate clause)
  • nafnháttarsetning (infinitival clause)
  • innskotssetning (parenthetic clause, parenthetical)
  • móðursetning (matrix clause)
  • samanburðarsetning (comparative clause)
  • skilyrðissetning (conditional clause)
  • skýringarsetning (explanatory clause, that-clause)
  • spurnarsetning (interrogative clause)
  • smásetning (small clause)
  • tilgangssetning (purpose clause)
  • tilvísunarsetning (relative clause)
  • tíðarsetning (temporal clause)
  • viðurkenningarsetning (concessive clause)

SynonymsEdit

  • (sentence): (proper linguistic nomenclature) málsgrein

NorwegianEdit

NounEdit

setning c

  1. sentence (grammatically complete series of words consisting of a subject and predicate)


This Norwegian entry was created from the translations listed at sentence. It may be less reliable than other entries, and may be missing parts of speech or additional senses. Please also see setning in the Norwegian Wiktionary. This notice will be removed when the entry is checked. (more information) August 2009

Last modified on 3 April 2014, at 13:37