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Norwegian BokmålEdit

VerbEdit

åt

  1. simple past of ete

Norwegian NynorskEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse at and át.

PrepositionEdit

åt

  1. to; towards
    No dreg me åt byen.
    We're heading towards the city now.
  2. of (expressing possession)
    Dette er huset åt foreldra mine.
    This is the house of my parents.
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

åt

  1. past tense of eta and ete

Etymology 3Edit

VerbEdit

åt

  1. imperative of åta

ReferencesEdit


SwedishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse at, from Proto-Germanic *at, from Proto-Indo-European *ád.

PronunciationEdit

PrepositionEdit

åt

  1. for
    Jag har en present åt dig
    I have a gift for you
  2. to, towards, in a certain direction
    Titta inte åt det hållet
    Don't look in that direction

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

åt

  1. past tense of äta.

WestrobothnianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse at and át.

PronunciationEdit

PrepositionEdit

åt

  1. (space) to; towards
    Kör’ åt
    drive, go to someone
    Stig åt
    edge, change one's place
    Fär åt
    behave
    Kast dä åt sänga!
    Go to bed!
    hɑn for åt bynöm
    He went to a neighbor
  2. (time) at
    ått missömren
    at midsummer
  3. indicating the subject of an activity or act or relationship
    gå e eran ått me
    go an errand for me
    hon bar ått dem
    she gave them things
  4. (possession) of
    n doter åt han
    one of his daughters
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse aptr, apt.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /oːt/, /ɒːt/, /ɑːt/ (example of pronunciation)
    Rhymes: -óːt

AdverbEdit

åt

  1. back
    åt å framm
    back and forth
    framm å åt
    to and fro
    myttje hɑn hann, åt å framm
    he certainly managed a lot back and forth
AntonymsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /oːt/, /ɒːt/, /ɑːt/ (example of pronunciation)
    Rhymes: -óːt

NounEdit

åt n (definite singular åte)

  1. stinging or biting insects, gnats
    hɑll å de åte
    keep away from you those that want to eat you (tramps, gypsies)

Etymology 4Edit

PronunciationEdit

  • (singular):
    IPA(key): /oːt/ (example of pronunciation)
    Rhymes: -óːt
  • (plural):
    IPA(key): /²oːt/ (example of pronunciation)
    Rhymes: -òːt

VerbEdit

åt

  1. preterite active indicative of eta