abnormitet

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

abnorm +‎ -itet, first part from Latin abnōrmis (departing from normal), from both ab- (away from, off), from ab (from, away from, of), from Proto-Italic *ab, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂epó (off, away), and from nōrma (norm, standard; rule, precept) (with the suffix -is), from Etruscan, from Ancient Greek γνώμων (gnṓmōn, examiner, carpenter's square), from γιγνώσκω (gignṓskō, I am aware of) (with the suffix -μων (-mōn, I am aware of), from Proto-Indo-European *-mō), from Proto-Indo-European *ǵiǵneh₃- (with the suffix -σκω (-skō), from Proto-Indo-European *-sḱéti), from Proto-Indo-European *ǵneh₃- (to know). Last part from German -ität (-ity), from French -ité (-ity), from the suffix -itātem, accusative of -itās, from Proto-Italic *-itāts and *-otāts, from Proto-Indo-European *-teh₂ts, from *-teh₂ + *-ts.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /abnɔrmɪˈteːt/
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  • Rhymes: -eːt
  • Hyphenation: ab‧nor‧mi‧tet

NounEdit

abnormitet m (definite singular abnormiteten, indefinite plural abnormiteter, definite plural abnormitetene)

  1. abnormality (the state or quality of being abnormal)
    Antonym: normalitet
  2. an abnormality (something abnormal; an aberration)
    • 1884, Henrik Ibsen, Vildanden, page 206:
      [han] har havt ansats til den slags abnormiteter som De kalder personlighed
      [he] has been involved in the kind of abnormalities that you call personality
    • 1980, Alexander L. Kielland, Brev 1869−1906 III, page 245:
      om de mentale abnormiteter har jeg læst saa meget, at jeg har maattet stanse for en tid
      I have read so much about the mental abnormalities that I have had to stop for a while
    • 1933, Ingjald Reichborn-Kjennerud, Vår gamle trolldomsmedisin II, page 9:
      uttrykk for en av trollskap voldt abnormitet hos barn
      expression of an abnormality caused by sorcery in children
    • 2013 February 7, nrk.no:
      for hele verden ble [den såkalte apekvinnen] et misfoster, en abnormitet som ble vist frem for penger
      for the whole world [the so-called ape-woman] became a freak, an abnormality that was shown for money
    Synonym: misdannelse
    Antonym: normalitet

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

NounEdit

abnormitet m (definite singular abnormiteten, indefinite plural abnormitetar, definite plural abnormitetane)

  1. abnormality, abnormity

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SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

abnorm +‎ -itet

NounEdit

abnormitet c

  1. an abnormity

DeclensionEdit

Declension of abnormitet 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative abnormitet abnormiteten abnormiteter abnormiteterna
Genitive abnormitets abnormitetens abnormiteters abnormiteternas