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See also: lata, laata, Lata, láta, latâ, latā, and łata

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse láta.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

låta (present tense læt, past tense lét, past participle låte, present participle låtande, imperative låt)

  1. to sound (make sound)
    Det pianoet læt fælt.
    That piano sounds awful.

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SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Swedish lāta, from Old Norse láta, from Proto-Germanic *lētaną, from Proto-Indo-European *leh₁d- (to let (go), be tired).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

låta

  1. to make sound
    Det pianot låter förfärligt!
    That piano sounds awful!
    Det låter som om det behöver stämmas.
    It sounds like it needs tuning.
  2. to sound; to seem; to appear
    Det låter som en bra idé!
    That sounds like a good idea!
    Hon lät inte glad.
    She didn't sound happy.
  3. to allow; to let
    Låter du honom se på tv så här sent?
    Do you let him watch TV this late?
    Låt den rätte komma in.
    Let the right one in.

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