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Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse gamall; comparative and superlative froms from Old Norse ellri and Old Norse ellztr.

NounEdit

gammal (neuter singular gammalt, definite singular and plural gamle, comparative eldre, indefinite superlative eldst, definite superlative eldste)

  1. alternative form of gammel

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse gamall; comparative and superlative froms from Old Norse ellri and Old Norse ellztr.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

gammal (masculine and feminine gammal, neuter gammalt, definite singular and plural gamle, comparative eldre, indefinite superlative eldst, definite superlative eldste)

  1. Alternative form of gamal

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SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Swedish gamal, from Old Norse gamall, from Proto-Germanic *gamalaz. Compare Danish gammel.

PronunciationEdit

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AdjectiveEdit

gammal (comparative äldre, superlative äldst)

  1. old; something which has existed for a long period of time.

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of gammal
Indefinite Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular gammal äldre äldst
Neuter singular gammalt äldre äldst
Plural gamla äldre äldst
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 gamle äldre äldste
All gamla äldre äldsta
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in the predicative.

AntonymsEdit