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SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Swedish aptan, aftan, afton, from Old Norse aptann, from Proto-Germanic *ēbanþs. Cognates include Norwegian Nynorsk aftan, Norwegian Bokmål aften, Danish aften, Icelandic aftann, English even (evening), Dutch avond and German Abend.

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

NounEdit

afton c

  1. (dated) afternoon, evening
  2. (chiefly in compounds) eve

DeclensionEdit

Declension of afton 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative afton aftonen aftnar aftnarna
Genitive aftons aftonens aftnars aftnarnas

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