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DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Low German schrift.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

skrift c (singular definite skriften, plural indefinite skrifter)

  1. writing
  2. text
  3. scripture
  4. font

InflectionEdit

NounEdit

skrift n (singular definite skriftet, plural indefinite skrifter)

  1. publication
  2. pamphlet
  3. treatise

InflectionEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse skript

NounEdit

skrift f or m (definite singular skrifta or skriften, indefinite plural skrifter, definite plural skriftene)

  1. writing
    et blått skilt med hvit skrift - a blue sign with white writing
  2. den hellige skrift, de hellige skrifter - the Holy Scripture or Scriptures (the Bible)

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

skrift n (definite singular skriftet, indefinite plural skrift or skrifter, definite plural skrifta or skriftene)

  1. a generic term for a piece of writing, a book, a pamphlet, a brochure, etc.

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse skript

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

skrift f (definite singular skrifta, indefinite plural skrifter, definite plural skriftene)

  1. writing
    skrifta på veggen - the writing on the wall (from the Book of Daniel)
  2. den heilage skrifta - the Holy Scripture or Scriptures (the Bible)

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

skrift n (definite singular skriftet, indefinite plural skrift or skrifter, definite plural skrifta or skriftene)

  1. a generic term for a piece of writing, a book, a pamphlet, a brochure, etc.

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse skript.

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

NounEdit

skrift c

  1. a text, any written work, a book, a report, a script

DeclensionEdit

Declension of skrift 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative skrift skriften skrifter skrifterna
Genitive skrifts skriftens skrifters skrifternas

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West FrisianEdit

EtymologyEdit

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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

skrift n (plural skriften, diminutive skriftke or skriftsje)

  1. writing
  2. notebook

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • skrift”, in Wurdboek fan de Fryske taal (in Dutch), 2011