Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse kvistr.

NounEdit

kvist m (definite singular kvisten, indefinite plural kvister, definite plural kvistene)

  1. (botany) a twig
  2. a stick (twig or small branch)
  3. (architecture) a dormer

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse kvistr.

NounEdit

kvist m (definite singular kvisten, indefinite plural kvister or kvistar, definite plural kvistene or kvistane)

  1. (botany) a twig
  2. a stick (twig or small branch)

DeclensionEdit

kvist m (definite singular kvisten, indefinite plural kvistar, definite plural kvistane)

  1. (architecture) a dormer

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SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse kvistr.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kvist c

  1. (botany) a twig
  2. a stick (twig or small branch)
  3. (architecture) a dormer

DeclensionEdit

Declension of kvist 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative kvist kvisten kvistar kvistarna
Genitive kvists kvistens kvistars kvistarnas

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TriviaEdit

Both kvist and gren, meaning the same, are often used as a suffix in Swedish last names.

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