leddjur

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Attested since 1840; from led (joint) +‎ djur (animal).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

leddjur n

  1. An arthropod.
    Leddjuren utgör den största stammen inom djurriket.
    The arthropods make up the largest phylum within the animal kingdom.

DeclensionEdit

Declension of leddjur 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative leddjur leddjuret leddjur leddjuren
Genitive leddjurs leddjurets leddjurs leddjurens