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Norwegian BokmålEdit

Alternative formsEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse djúpr, from Proto-Germanic *deupaz, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰewb-.

AdjectiveEdit

djup (neuter singular djupt, definite singular and plural djupe, comparative djupere, indefinite superlative djupest, definite superlative djupeste)

  1. deep (having its bottom far down)

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse djúp.

NounEdit

djup n (definite singular djupet, indefinite plural djup, definite plural djupa or djupene)

  1. a place at a great depth
  2. depth (vertical distance below a surface)

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse djúpr. Akin to English deep.

AdjectiveEdit

djup (neuter singular djupt, definite singular and plural djupe, comparative djupare, indefinite superlative djupast, definite superlative djupaste)

  1. deep (having its bottom far down)
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse djúp.

NounEdit

djup n (definite singular djupet, indefinite plural djup, definite plural djupa)

  1. a place at a great depth
  2. depth (vertical distance below a surface)
Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /jʉːp/
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  • Rhymes: -ʉːp

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Swedish diūper, from Old Norse djúpr, from Proto-Germanic *deupaz, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰewb-.

AdjectiveEdit

djup

  1. deep; which has a large depth
  2. profound
  3. (about a voice) deep; low in frequency
DeclensionEdit
Inflection of djup
Indefinite Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular djup djupare djupast
Neuter singular djupt djupare djupast
Plural djupa djupare djupast
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 djupe djupare djupaste
All djupa djupare djupaste
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in the predicative.
Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Swedish diūp, from Old Norse djúp, from a nominalization of Proto-Germanic *deupaz (see above).

NounEdit

djup n

  1. depth; height below a surface
  2. depth; distance between front and back
  3. depth; intensity
  4. an area of the sea which is significantly deeper than the surrounding area
DeclensionEdit
Declension of djup 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative djup djupet djup djupen
Genitive djups djupets djups djupens