See also: rod, roed, Rod, ród, rød, and röð

SwedishEdit

 
Röda körsbär (Red cherries)

EtymologyEdit

From Old Swedish rø̄þer, from Old Norse rauðr, from Proto-Germanic *raudaz, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁rowdʰós < *h₁rewdʰ-.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /røːd/
  • IPA(key): /røː/ (colloquial)
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -øːd, -øː

AdjectiveEdit

röd (comparative rödare, superlative rödast)

  1. red
    ett rött skärpa red belt
  2. (politics) of or pertaining to leftist (communist, socialist) politics and politicians

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of röd
Indefinite Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular röd rödare rödast
Neuter singular rött rödare rödast
Plural röda rödare rödast
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 röde rödare rödaste
All röda rödare rödaste
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in the predicative.

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit

Colors in Swedish · färger (layout · text)
     vit      grå      svart
             röd; karmosin, karmosinröd              orange; brun              gul; beige
             limegrön              grön             
             cyan (rare) turkos (common); teal              azur              blå
             rosa (common), skär (uncommon); indigo              magenta; purpur (rare), lila (common)              hudfärg

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