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sitte

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse sitja, from Proto-Germanic *sitjaną, from Proto-Indo-European *sed-.

VerbEdit

sitte (present tense sitter; past tense satt; past participle sittet)

  1. sit (of a person, be in a position in which the upper body is upright and the legs are supported)

Norwegian NynorskEdit

VerbEdit

sitte (present tense sit, past tense sat, past participle sete, passive infinitive sittast, present participle sittande, imperative sitt)

  1. Alternative form of sitja.

West FrisianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Frisian sitta, from Proto-Germanic *sitjaną, from Proto-Indo-European *sed-. Compare English sit, Low German sitten, Dutch zitten, German sitzen, Danish sidde.

VerbEdit

sitte

  1. To sit

ConjugationEdit

Infinitive: sitte
Present tense Past tense
person singular plural singular plural
1st ik sit wy sitte ik siet wy sieten
2nd do/dû sitst jimme sitte do/dû sietst jimme sieten
3rd hy/sy sit hja sitte hy/sy siet hja sieten
Present participle Imperative Auxiliary Past participle
sittend (sittende) sit hawwe sitten