See also: haḷv

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse halfr (half), from Proto-Germanic *halbaz.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

halv

  1. half

InflectionEdit

Inflection of halv
Positive Comparative Superlative
Common singular halv 2
Neuter singular halvt 2
Plural halve 2
Definite attributive1 halve
1) When an adjective is applied predicatively to something definite, the corresponding "indefinite" form is used.
2) The "indefinite" superlatives may not be used attributively.

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse halfr

AdjectiveEdit

halv (neuter singular halvt, definite singular and plural halve)

  1. half

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse halfr. Akin to English half.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

halv (neuter singular halvt, definite singular and plural halve)

  1. half

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SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse halfr (half), from Proto-Germanic *halbaz.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈhalv/
  • (file)

AdjectiveEdit

halv (neuter halvt, definite and plural halva)

  1. half, ½; with one of two equal parts (50 %)
    Stockholm har omkring en och en halv miljon invånare.
    Stockholm has around one and a half million inhabitants.

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PrepositionEdit

halv

  1. (time) a half-hour to (preceding) the next hour, equivalent to the English phrase half past followed by the *next* hour number instead of the hour number specified in Swedish
    Klockan 18.30 är halv sju på kvällen.
    18.30 (6.30pm) is half [to] seven (i.e. half past six) in the evening.

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