See also: Lapp and läpp

HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

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PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

lapp (not comparable)

  1. Lappish, Lapp (of, or pertaining to the Lapps, their language, or Lapland)
    Synonym: számi (endonym)

DeclensionEdit

Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative lapp lappok
accusative lappot lappokat
dative lappnak lappoknak
instrumental lappal lappokkal
causal-final lappért lappokért
translative lappá lappokká
terminative lappig lappokig
essive-formal lappként lappokként
essive-modal
inessive lappban lappokban
superessive lappon lappokon
adessive lappnál lappoknál
illative lappba lappokba
sublative lappra lappokra
allative lapphoz lappokhoz
elative lappból lappokból
delative lappról lappokról
ablative lapptól lappoktól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
lappé lappoké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
lappéi lappokéi

NounEdit

lapp (plural lappok)

  1. Lapp (person)
    Synonym: számi (endonym)
  2. Lapp, Lappish (language)
    Synonym: számi (endonym)

DeclensionEdit

Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative lapp lappok
accusative lappot lappokat
dative lappnak lappoknak
instrumental lappal lappokkal
causal-final lappért lappokért
translative lappá lappokká
terminative lappig lappokig
essive-formal lappként lappokként
essive-modal lappul
inessive lappban lappokban
superessive lappon lappokon
adessive lappnál lappoknál
illative lappba lappokba
sublative lappra lappokra
allative lapphoz lappokhoz
elative lappból lappokból
delative lappról lappokról
ablative lapptól lappoktól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
lappé lappoké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
lappéi lappokéi
Possessive forms of lapp
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. lappom lappjaim
2nd person sing. lappod lappjaid
3rd person sing. lappja lappjai
1st person plural lappunk lappjaink
2nd person plural lappotok lappjaitok
3rd person plural lappjuk lappjaik

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • lapp in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh: A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (’The Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962.

Norwegian BokmålEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse leppr. Compare Icelandic leppur and Danish lap

NounEdit

lapp m (definite singular lappen, indefinite plural lapper, definite plural lappene)

  1. a patch
  2. a note, small piece of paper
  3. a driver's license
  4. a type of small, thick pancake
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Possibly from a finnic or samic language. Compare Finnish Lappi

NounEdit

lapp m (definite singular lappen, indefinite plural lapper, definite plural lappene)

  1. a Lapp, Sami person; person of the Sami people
SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse leppr.

NounEdit

lapp m (definite singular lappen, indefinite plural lappar, definite plural lappane)

  1. patch
    Jakka hadde lappar på olbogane.
    The coat had patches on the elbows.
  2. a note, small piece of paper
    Han gav meg ein lapp med ein beskjed på.
    He gave me a note with a message on it.
  3. a driver's license
  4. a type of small, thick pancake
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Possibly from a finnic or samic language. Compare Finnish Lappi

NounEdit

lapp m (definite singular lappen, indefinite plural lappar, definite plural lappane)

  1. a Lapp, Sami person; person of the Sami people
SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit


SwedishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse leppr, from Proto-Germanic *lappa-, *lappô (rag, cloth), of uncertain origin, possibly Proto-Indo-European *leb- (to hang loosely).[1][2]

Compare Icelandic leppur, Danish lap, Middle Dutch lappe, Old High German lappa, German Lappen (patch), Lithuanian lopas (patch, piece) and Latvian lupata (rag, cloth).

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

NounEdit

lapp c

  1. a patch, a piece of any flexible material, used to cover a hole in something; such as a piece of fabric used over a hole in a piece of clothing
  2. a small piece of paper; a note

DeclensionEdit

Declension of lapp 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative lapp lappen lappar lapparna
Genitive lapps lappens lappars lapparnas

Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Swedish lapper; compare Icelandic lappir pl; probably of Finnish origin; compare Finnish lappalainen (Lap), after Lappi (Lapland), older Finnish also lapp; original meaning unknown.[3]

NounEdit

lapp c

  1. a Lapp, a Sami person; a person of the Sami people

DeclensionEdit

Declension of lapp 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative lapp lappen lappar lapparna
Genitive lapps lappens lappars lapparnas

Usage notesEdit

  • The word same (a Sami person) is recently the politically correct ethnic term. However, in everyday life lapp is currently used by both Swedes and Lapps in non-derogatory fashion.

Related termsEdit

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ lap” in Douglas Harper, Online Etymology Dictionary, 2001–2020.
  2. ^ Roberts, Edward A. (2014) A Comprehensive Etymological Dictionary of the Spanish Language with Families of Words based on Indo-European Roots, Xlibris Corporation, →ISBN
  3. ^ http://www.saob.se/artikel/?show=lapp&unik=L_0225-0073.57q2&pz=3