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SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Swedish ært f, From Old Norse ertr, from Old Saxon erit[1], eriwit, from Proto-Germanic *arwaaito. Cognate with Danish ært, Faroese ertur and Norwegian ert. Possibly related to Latin ervum and Greek όροβος(órobos).[1]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ärt c

  1. (botany) Any species in the Fabacea family
  2. Plant of such a species, usually pea shrub

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of ärt 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative ärt ärten ärter ärterna
Genitive ärts ärtens ärters ärternas

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 ärt in Elof Hellquist, Svensk etymologisk ordbok (1st ed., 1922)