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See also: rav and ræv

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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse refr, from Proto-Norse ᚱᛖᚹᚨᛉ (rewaz, brown).[1] (but compare Persian روباه (rubâh, fox), apparently from a separate root).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

räv (c)

  1. a fox (a mammal)
  2. (dialectial) an old and experienced person

DeclensionEdit

Declension of räv 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative räv räven rävar rävarna
Genitive rävs rävens rävars rävarnas

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ räv in Elof Hellquist, Svensk etymologisk ordbok (1st ed., 1922)