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vilt

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

vilt n (uncountable, diminutive viltje n)

  1. felt (animal hair/fibre)

Derived termsEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

AdjectiveEdit

vilt

  1. neuter singular of vill

Norwegian NynorskEdit

AdjectiveEdit

vilt

  1. neuter singular of vill

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Used as a noun already in German Wild, Middle Low German and Old English, so it is not a noun created recently from the adjective vild. Used in Swedish as a noun since 1675, in definite form since 1745.

AdjectiveEdit

vilt

  1. absolute indefinite neuter form of vild.

AdverbEdit

vilt

  1. wildly, furiously, fiercely
    växa vilt
    grow wild
  2. quite, totally, entirely
    vilt främmande människor
    entirely unknown people

NounEdit

vilt n

  1. game (hunted animals), wildlife (animals in the wild)

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ReferencesEdit

  • vilt in Svenska Akademiens Ordlista över svenska språket (13th ed., online)
  • vilt in Elof Hellquist, Svensk etymologisk ordbok (1st ed., 1922)
  • vilt in Walter E. Harlock, Svensk-engelsk ordbok : skolupplaga (1964)