See also: Sten

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DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse steinn, from Proto-Norse ᛊᛏᚨᛁᚾᚨᛉ ‎(stainaz), from Proto-Germanic *stainaz, ultimately from the Proto-Indo-European *stāi- ‎(a root).

NounEdit

sten c (singular definite stenen, plural indefinite sten)

  1. stone

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse steinn, from Proto-Norse ᛊᛏᚨᛁᚾᚨᛉ ‎(stainaz), from Proto-Germanic *stainaz, ultimately from the Proto-Indo-European *stāi- ‎(a root).

NounEdit

sten m ‎(definite singular stenen, indefinite plural stener, definite plural stenene)

  1. stone

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


Old FrisianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *stainaz. Compare Old English stān, Old High German stein.

NounEdit

stēn m

  1. stone

DescendantsEdit

  • North Frisian:
    Föhr-Amrum: stian
  • West Frisian: stien

Old SaxonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *stainaz. Compare Old English stān, Old High German stein.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

stēn m

  1. stone, rock
    • bran all samað stēn endi erða
      The rock burnt all together with the ground
      (Genesis, verse 317)

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit


Old SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse steinn, from Proto-Germanic *stainaz.

NounEdit

stēn m

  1. stone

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit


SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Swedish sten, from Old Norse steinn, from Proto-Norse ᛊᛏᚨᛁᚾᚨᛉ ‎(stainaz), from Proto-Germanic *stainaz, ultimately from the Proto-Indo-European *stāi- ‎(a root).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sten c

  1. stone;
    1. (uncountable) A hard earthen substance that can form large rocks and boulders.
    2. A small piece of stone.

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of sten 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative sten stenen stenar stenarna
Genitive stens stenens stenars stenarnas

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