Last modified on 3 August 2014, at 22:01

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From late Old Norse smalr (little).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

smal (neuter smalt, definite and plural smalle, comparative smallere, superlative smallest)

  1. narrow, thin
  2. slim, slender

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch smal, from Old Dutch smal, from Proto-Germanic *smalaz. Cognate with English small, German smal, Old Norse smalr, Gothic smals.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

smal (comparative smaller, superlative smalst)

  1. narrow

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse smalr

AdjectiveEdit

smal (neuter singular smalt, definite singular and plural smale, comparative smalere, indefinite superlative smalest, definite superlative smaleste)

  1. narrow (having a small width)
  2. slim (waist etc.)

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse smalr

AdjectiveEdit

smal (neuter singular smalt, definite singular and plural smale, comparative smalare, indefinite superlative smalast, definite superlative smalaste)

  1. narrow (having a small width)
  2. slim (waist etc.)

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Old High GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *smalaz, whence also Old English smæl, Old Norse smalr.

AdjectiveEdit

smal

  1. small

SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

smal (comparative smalare, superlative smalast)

  1. thin, slim, narrow in size

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