See also: KORT, KoRT, kórt, and kört

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DanishEdit

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PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

kort

  1. short
  2. brief

InflectionEdit

Inflection of kort
Positive Comparative Superlative
Common singular kort kortere kortest
Neuter singular kort kortere kortest
Plural korte kortere kortest
Definite korte kortere korteste

AdverbEdit

kort

  1. briefly
  2. curtly
  3. shortly

NounEdit

kort n (singular definite kortet, plural indefinite kort)

  1. card
  2. map
  3. plan
  4. chart

InflectionEdit

See alsoEdit

Playing cards in Danish · kort, spillekort (layout · text)
es toer treer firer femmer sekser syver
otter nier tier knægt, bonde dame, dronning konge joker

ReferencesEdit


DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch cort, from Old Dutch kurt, an early borrowing from Latin curtus.

AdjectiveEdit

kort ‎(comparative korter, superlative kortst)

  1. short
InflectionEdit
Inflection of kort
uninflected kort
inflected korte
comparative korter
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial kort korter het kortst
het kortste
indefinite m./f. sing. korte kortere kortste
n. sing. kort korter kortste
plural korte kortere kortste
definite korte kortere kortste
partitive korts korters
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Non-lemma forms.

VerbEdit

kort

  1. first-, second- and third-person singular present indicative of korten
  2. imperative of korten

AnagramsEdit


FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse kort, from Middle High German karte, from Old French carte, from Latin charta, from Ancient Greek χάρτης ‎(khártēs).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kort n (genitive singular korts, plural kort)

  1. card
  2. map

DeclensionEdit

n3 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative kort kortið kort kortini
Accusative kort kortið kort kortini
Dative korti kortinum kortum kortunum
Genitive korts kortsins korta kortanna

Derived termsEdit


GermanEdit

VerbEdit

kort

  1. Second-person plural preterite of kiesen.

HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

kor +‎ -t

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈkort]
  • Hyphenation: kort

NounEdit

kort

  1. accusative singular of kor

IcelandicEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From the Old Norse word kort ‎(a map) whence also the Danish kort ‎(a map) and German Karte ‎(a card; a map).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kort n ‎(genitive singular korts, nominative plural kort)

  1. map
  2. postcard, card

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

SynonymsEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin curtus, via Middle Low German kort and Old Norse kortr

AdjectiveEdit

kort ‎(neuter singular kort, definite singular and plural korte, comparative kortere, indefinite plural kortest, definite plural korteste)

  1. short
    kort sikt - in the short term
    kort varsel - at short notice
  2. brief
  3. (as an adverb) briefly, shortly (etter / after)
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowing from German Low German kort, from Latin charta, from Ancient Greek χάρτης ‎(khártēs, papyrus, paper).

NounEdit

kort n ‎(definite singular kortet, indefinite plural kort, definite plural korta or kortene)

  1. card
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

VerbEdit

kort

  1. imperative of korte

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin curtus, via Middle Low German kort and Old Norse kortr

AdjectiveEdit

kort ‎(neuter singular kort, definite singular and plural korte, comparative kortare, indefinite superlative kortast, definite superlative kortaste)

  1. short
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Ancient Greek "khartes", via Latin charta and German Low German kort

NounEdit

kort n ‎(definite singular kortet, indefinite plural kort, definite plural korta)

  1. card
Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


PolishEdit

kort

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kort m inan

  1. court (place arranged for playing the game of tennis; also, one of the divisions of a tennis court)

DeclensionEdit


SwedishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Low German kort, an early borrowing from Latin curtus.[1] Cognate with German kurz, Dutch kort, Danish kort and Norwegian kort.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

kort (comparative kortare, superlative kortast)

  1. short
    • 1901, Zacharias Topelius, Noveller
      Thomas! Thomas! [...]viskade nu Lotten, ty det var den korte som segrat, och hon hade igenkänt honom.
      Thomas! Thomas! Lotten now whispered, since it was the short one that had won, and she had recognized him.
    • 1931, Hjalmar Bergman, Clownen Jac
      Kortaste avståndet mellan två punkter är den krokiga linjen, ju krokigare, desto kortare.
      The shortest distance between two points is the crooked line, the more crooked, the shorter.
DeclensionEdit
Inflection of kort
Indefinite/attributive Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular kort kortare kortast
Neuter singular kort kortare kortast
Plural korta kortare kortast
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 korte kortare kortaste
All korta kortare kortaste
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in an attributive role.
AntonymsEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Probably from Danish kort ‎(a card) or possibly from a not referenced Middle Low German word kort known in Low German, kort ‎(a card).[1] Cognate with Icelandic kort ‎(a card, a map) and Faroese kort ‎(a card, a map), both from Old Norse kort ‎(a map), a variant of the Latin words charta and carta.[1]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kort n

  1. a card; a piece of stiff paper or plastic.
    • 1926, John Wahlborg, Sista resan
      Mannen räckte mig ett litet kort, varpå han nedskrivit namn och adress på en kvinna i Stockholm.
      The man gave me a small card on which he had written the name and address of a woman in Stockholm.
  2. a playing card
  3. a card game, a game involving playing cards
    Ska vi spela kort?
    Shall we play cards?
  4. photograph
DeclensionEdit
Inflection of kort 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative kort kortet kort korten
Genitive korts kortets korts kortens
SynonymsEdit
CompoundsEdit
playing card
game

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Svensk etymologisk ordbok ("Swedish etymological dictionary", in Swedish)
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