See also: lag, laag, Lag, LAG, làg, and -lag

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse lok (lock, lid), from Proto-Germanic *luką (lock, opening), cognate with English lock, German Loch (hole)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

låg n (singular definite låget, plural indefinite låg)

  1. lid, cover
  2. top

InflectionEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse lǫgr (lake, liquid), from Proto-Germanic *laguz, from Proto-Indo-European *lókus. Cognates include Latin lacus and Scottish Gaelic loch.

NounEdit

låg m (definite singular lågen, indefinite plural låger, definite plural lågene)

  1. a fluid used in the boiling of plant material
  2. (in place names) a body of water, usually a river or lake
Derived termsEdit
Related termsEdit
  • log (Norwegian Nynorsk)

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse lágr.

AdjectiveEdit

låg (masculine and feminine låg, neuter lågt, definite singular and plural låge, comparative lågere, indefinite superlative lågest, definite superlative lågeste)

  1. Alternative form of lav

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse lágr. Akin to English low.

AdjectiveEdit

låg (masculine and feminine låg, neuter lågt, definite singular and plural låge, comparative lågare/lægre, indefinite superlative lågast/lægst, definite superlative lågaste/lægste)

  1. low
AntonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse lág, from liggja (to lie (down)).

NounEdit

låg f (definite singular låga, indefinite plural læger, definite plural lægene)

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SynonymsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

VerbEdit

låg

  1. past tense of liggja, liggje, ligga and ligge

Further readingEdit

AnagramsEdit


SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Swedish lāgher, from Old Norse lágr, from Proto-Germanic *lēgaz, from Proto-Indo-European *legʰ- (to lie).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /loːɡ/
  • (file)

AdjectiveEdit

låg (comparative lägre, superlative lägst)

  1. low; having a small height
  2. of low moral or ethics; such as a dirty trick

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of låg
Indefinite Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular låg lägre lägst
Neuter singular lågt lägre lägst
Plural låga lägre lägst
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 låge lägre lägste
All låga lägre lägsta
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

VerbEdit

låg

  1. past tense of ligga.