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EtymologyEdit

From Latin metaphora, from Ancient Greek μεταφορά (metaphorá), from μεταφέρω (metaphérō, I transfer, apply), from μετά (metá, with, across, after) and φέρω (phérō, I bear, carry).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /metafoːr/, [metˢaˈfoːˀɐ̯]

NounEdit

metafor c (singular definite metaforen, plural indefinite metaforer)

  1. metaphor

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek μεταφορά (metaphorá)

NounEdit

metafor m (definite singular metaforen, indefinite plural metaforer, definite plural metaforene)

  1. a metaphor

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek μεταφορά (metaphorá)

NounEdit

metafor m (definite singular metaforen, indefinite plural metaforar, definite plural metaforane)

  1. a metaphor

Derived termsEdit

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SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin metaphora, from Ancient Greek μεταφορά (metaphorá).

NounEdit

metafor c

  1. metaphor

DeclensionEdit

Declension of metafor 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative metafor metaforen metaforer metaforerna
Genitive metafors metaforens metaforers metaforernas