See also: nátt and nått

German Low GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Low German nat, from Old Saxon *nat, from Proto-Germanic *nataz.

AdjectiveEdit

natt

  1. wet
  2. moist
  3. swampy

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse nátt, from Proto-Germanic *nahts (night), from Proto-Indo-European *nókʷts (night).

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

natt f or m (definite singular natta or natten, indefinite plural netter, definite plural nettene)

  1. night (period between sunset and sunrise)

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse nátt, from Proto-Germanic *nahts (night), from Proto-Indo-European *nókʷts (night). Akin to English night.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

natt f (definite singular natta, indefinite plural netter, definite plural nettene)

  1. night

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SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Swedish nāt, from Old Norse nátt, from Proto-Germanic *nahts (night), from Proto-Indo-European *nókʷts (night).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /natː/
  • (file)

NounEdit

natt c

  1. a night

Usage notesEdit

  • The Swedish word natt is primarily used for the period of sleep, while the period for "nightlife" (have dinner with us tonight) is typically called afton or kväll (evening).

DeclensionEdit

Declension of natt 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative natt natten nätter nätterna
Genitive natts nattens nätters nätternas

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