Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse mjúkr, from Proto-Germanic *meukaz, from Proto-Indo-European *mewg-.

AdjectiveEdit

mjuk (neuter singular mjukt, definite singular and plural mjuke, comparative mjukere, indefinite superlative mjukest, definite superlative mjukeste)

  1. alternative form of myk

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse mjúkr, from Proto-Germanic *meukaz, from Proto-Indo-European *mewg-.. Akin to English meek.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

mjuk (neuter mjukt, plural mjuke, comparative mjukare, superlative mjukast)

  1. soft

ReferencesEdit


SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Swedish miūker, from Old Norse mjúkr, from Proto-Germanic *meukaz, from Proto-Indo-European *mewg-.

PronunciationEdit

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  • Rhymes: -ʉːk

AdjectiveEdit

mjuk

  1. soft

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of mjuk
Indefinite Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular mjuk mjukare mjukast
Neuter singular mjukt mjukare mjukast
Plural mjuka mjukare mjukast
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 mjuke mjukare mjukaste
All mjuka mjukare mjukaste
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in the predicative.

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