See also: sēj, сей, and шей

CzechEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

sej

  1. second-person singular imperative of sít

DanishEdit

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Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse seið, from Proto-Germanic *saidō, cognate with Norwegian sei; English saithe is borrowed from Old Norse.

NounEdit

sej c (singular definite sejen, plural indefinite sejer)

  1. (zoology) saithe, pollock (the fish Pollachius virens)
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Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse seigr, from Proto-Germanic *saigaz, cognate with Norwegian seig, Swedish seg.Related to the verb *sīganą (to sink).

AdjectiveEdit

sej (neuter sejt, plural and definite singular attributive seje)

  1. tough, tenacious
  2. stringy (of food)
  3. cool
InflectionEdit
Inflection of sej
Positive Comparative Superlative
Common singular sej sejere sejest2
Neuter singular sejt sejere sejest2
Plural seje sejere sejest2
Definite attributive1 seje sejere sejeste
1) When an adjective is applied predicatively to something definite, the corresponding "indefinite" form is used.
2) The "indefinite" superlatives may not be used attributively.
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Lower SorbianEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

sej

  1. second-person singular imperative of seś

SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

sej

  1. (colloquial) Pronunciation spelling of sig.

DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

sej c

  1. the fish saithe, Pollachius virens.

DeclensionEdit

Declension of sej 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative sej sejen sejar sejarna
Genitive sejs sejens sejars sejarnas

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