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FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse skapa (to create)

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

skapa

  1. (God) to create
  2. to create, make, manufacture

ConjugationEdit


IcelandicEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse skapa (to create).

VerbEdit

skapa (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative skapaði, supine skapað)

  1. to create
ConjugationEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

skapa

  1. indefinite genitive plural of skap

NounEdit

skapa

  1. indefinite genitive plural of sköp

Norwegian BokmålEdit

NounEdit

skapa n

  1. definite plural of skap

Norwegian NynorskEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse skapa. Akin to English shape.

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

skapa (present tense skapar or skaper, past tense skapa or skapte, past participle skapa or skapt, present participle skapande, imperative skap)

  1. to create

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

skapa n

  1. definite plural of skap

ReferencesEdit


Old NorseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *skapjaną (to make, create, shape). Cognate with Old English scieppan, Old Frisian skeppa, Old Saxon skeppian, Old High German skaffan, Gothic *𐍃𐌺𐌰𐍀𐌾𐌰𐌽 (*skapjan).

VerbEdit

skapa (singular past indicative skóp, plural past indicative skópu, past participle skapaðr)

  1. to shape, make, create

ConjugationEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • skapa in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press

Old SwedishEdit

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Swedish skapa, from Old Norse skapa (to create), from Proto-Germanic *skapjaną. Related to German schaffen and English shape.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

skapa (present skapar, preterite skapade, supine skapat, imperative skapa)

  1. to create; to make, to manufacture; to put into existence, chiefly by a creative act

Usage notesEdit

  • As an antiquated past participle, skapt is also used. See also förena

ConjugationEdit


Related termsEdit


WestrobothnianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse skapa, skepja, from Proto-Germanic *skapjaną.

VerbEdit

skapa (preterite skop or skapa, supine skapa)

  1. (transitive) create
Related termsEdit