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PronunciationEdit

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  • Hyphenation: el‧lips

EtymologyEdit

From French ellipse, from Latin ellipsis, based on Ancient Greek ἔλλειψις(élleipsis, omission)

NounEdit

ellips f ‎(plural ellipsen, diminutive ellipsje n)

  1. ellipse
  2. ellipsis, stylistic figure and mark used in printing to indicate an omission

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SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Used in Swedish since 1690, cognate with German Ellipse, English ellipsis and ellipse, and French ellipse; from Latin ellipsis, based on Ancient Greek ἔλλειψις(élleipsis, omission)

NounEdit

ellips c

  1. (geometry) an ellipse, an oval shape
  2. an ellipsis, an omission, a sign (...) indicating an omission
  3. a shorthand, an abridged form of a word or phrase (what remains after the omission)

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of ellips 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative ellips ellipsen ellipser ellipserna
Genitive ellips ellipsens ellipsers ellipsernas

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