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SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the verb fatta (to grasp, to catch, to hold)

AdjectiveEdit

fatt

  1. in the expression:
    hur är det fatt?
    what's the matter? what's up?
    • 1816, Carl Gustaf af Leopold, "Om kritiker och stridskrifter", in Samlade skrifter, volume 3, page 409
      Och nu, mine herrar, i så fatta omständigheter, hvad råd bör man gifva åt våra författare?
      And now, my lords, in such circumstances, what advise should one give to our writers?
  2. absolute indefinite neuter form of fadd.

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of fatt
Indefinite Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular fatt
Neuter singular fatt
Plural fatta
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 fatte
All fatta
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in the predicative.

AdverbEdit

fatt

  1. in the expression (komma, gå, springa, köra) i fatt, see ifatt and ikapp
  2. a hold, a grasp
    fatt i
    get hold of
    ta fatt
    grasp, catch

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