See also: Gifte

AfrikaansEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

gifte

  1. plural of gif

DanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɡiftə/, [ˈɡ̊ifd̥ə]

Etymology 1Edit

See gift (poison).

NounEdit

gifte c

  1. indefinite plural of gift

Etymology 2Edit

See gift (married)

AdjectiveEdit

gifte

  1. inflection of gift:
    1. definite singular
    2. plural

Etymology 3Edit

From Old Norse gipta (give away in marriage).

VerbEdit

gifte (imperative gift, infinitive at gifte, present tense gifter, past tense giftede, perfect tense har giftet)

  1. marry
SynonymsEdit
  • (to give children away in marriage): bortgifte
  • (to take for husband or wife): ægte
  • (to perform the ceremony of joining spouses): vie

Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch *gift, from Proto-Germanic *giftiz.

NounEdit

gifte f

  1. gift, present
  2. gift, talent

InflectionEdit

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

DescendantsEdit

  • Dutch: gift, gif
  • Limburgish: gif

Further readingEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

Etymology 1Edit

AdjectiveEdit

gifte

  1. definite singular of gift
  2. plural of gift

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse gipta

VerbEdit

gifte (imperative gift, present tense gifter, simple past and past participle gifta or giftet)

  1. (reflexive) to marry or wed
    gifte seg på nyttto remarry
  2. (non-reflexive) gifte bort sin datter - (of a father) to give one's daughter away (in marriage)
Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

AdjectiveEdit

gifte

  1. definite singular and plural of gift

Derived termsEdit


SwedishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

gifte

  1. absolute definite natural masculine singular of gift.

NounEdit

gifte n

  1. a marriage

DeclensionEdit

Declension of gifte 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative gifte giftet giften giftena
Genitive giftes giftets giftens giftenas

Related termsEdit

VerbEdit

gifte

  1. past tense of gifta.