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skön

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Swedish skön, from Middle Low German schōne, from Old Saxon skōni, from Proto-Germanic *skauniz (beautiful, shining). compare German schön

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AdjectiveEdit

skön (comparative skönare, superlative skönast)

  1. beautiful, fair
    Spegel, spegel på väggen där, säg vem som skönast i landet är?
    Mirror, mirror on the wall, who in the land is fairest of all?
  2. comfortable (providing comfort and ease; agreeable)

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NounEdit

skön n

  1. liking, preference, arbitration
    efter eget skön
    according to one's own preference

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