spröjs

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SwedishEdit

fönster med spröjsar; spröjsade fönster
spröjsar mellan stolsben, spröjsar i stolsrygg

EtymologyEdit

Cognate with Danish dialectal sprøjse, from an older German word Spräutze, Sprütze, Sprüs, Spreusse, related to Danish sprosse, German Sprosse ‎(rung, crosspiece), and Spreize ‎(support beam). Used in Swedish since 1779.

NounEdit

spröjs c

  1. a muntin, a mullion; a separator (of wood, metal, or stone) between panes in a window
  2. a rung, a crosspiece in a ladder or between the legs of a chair; a separator in any kind of framework

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of spröjs 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative spröjs spröjsen spröjsar spröjsarna
Genitive spröjs spröjsens spröjsars spröjsarnas

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