Northern SamiEdit

EtymologyEdit

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PronunciationEdit

  • (Kautokeino) IPA(key): /ˈsikːta/

NounEdit

sikta

  1. sight, line of sight

InflectionEdit

Even a-stem, kt-vtt gradation
Nominative sikta
Genitive sivtta
Singular Plural
Nominative sikta sivttat
Accusative sivtta sivttaid
Genitive sivtta sivttaid
Illative siktii sivttaide
Locative sivttas sivttain
Comitative sivttain sivttaiguin
Essive siktan
Possessive forms
Singular Dual Plural
1st person siktan siktame siktamet
2nd person siktat siktade siktadet
3rd person siktas siktaska siktaset

Further readingEdit

  • Koponen, Eino; Ruppel, Klaas; Aapala, Kirsti, editors (2002-2008) Álgu database: Etymological database of the Saami languages[1], Helsinki: Research Institute for the Languages of Finland

Norwegian BokmålEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

sikta m or f

  1. definite feminine singular of sikt (Etymology 2)

sikta n

  1. definite plural of sikte

VerbEdit

sikta

  1. inflection of sikte:
    1. simple past
    2. past participle

Norwegian NynorskEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • (of sikt) sikten (Etymology 1)

NounEdit

sikta m or f

  1. definite feminine singular of sikt (Etymology 1)

sikta f

  1. definite singular of sikt (Etymology 2)

sikta n

  1. definite plural of sikte

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

sikt +‎ -a, relating to se (to see)

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

VerbEdit

sikta (present siktar, preterite siktade, supine siktat, imperative sikta)

  1. to sight, to see, to make a sighting
    kungsörn har siktats
    golden eagle has been sighted
  2. to aim
    han siktade på mig
    he aimed for me
  3. to home (in on)
    mannen siktade in sig på en mysig hemmakväll
    the man homed in on a cozy evening at home

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