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CzechEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *stavъ.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈstaf]
  • (file)

NounEdit

stav m

  1. stance
  2. state (condition)
  3. (computing) state
  4. (economics) state
  5. loom (frame)

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VerbEdit

stav

  1. second-person singular imperative of stavět

VerbEdit

stav

  1. second-person singular imperative of stavit

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

VerbEdit

stav

  1. imperative of stave

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Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *stavъ.

Mathematical and musical senses are probably taken from German Satz.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

stȁv m (Cyrillic spelling ста̏в)

  1. posture, stance, position
  2. attitude, opinion, sentiment
  3. (music) movement
  4. (mathematics) theorem, proposition

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SwedishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • staf (obsolete since 1906)

EtymologyEdit

From Old Swedish staver, from Old Norse stafr, from Proto-Norse ᛋᛏᚼᛒᚼ (staba), from Proto-Germanic *stabaz.

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NounEdit

stav c

  1. a staff, a rod
  2. a letter (in the runic alphabet, sometimes also in the Latin alphabet)

DeclensionEdit

Declension of stav 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative stav staven stavar stavarna
Genitive stavs stavens stavars stavarnas

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WestrobothnianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse stafr, from Proto-Germanic *stabaz.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

stav m (definite staven, plural stava or ståva)

  1. A cane.
  2. A stave.

NounEdit

stav n

  1. A storage room built on a post, for fish and bird caught at a greater distance from the home and cannot immediately be brought home.

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