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DanishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Danish swamp, from Old Norse svampr, from Proto-Germanic *swammaz (sponge, fungus), from Proto-Indo-European *swombʰ- (sponge, tree-fungus, swamp).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /svamp/, [ˈsʋɑmˀb̥]

NounEdit

svamp c (singular definite svampen, plural indefinite svampe)

  1. sponge
    drikke som en svampto drink alcohol in large quantities
  2. fungus
    gå svamp i nogetto become decayed, corrupted
  3. mushroom, toadstool
  4. dry rot
  5. fungal infection, mycotic infection

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

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IcelandicEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

svamp

  1. indefinite accusative singular of svampur

Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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NounEdit

svamp m (definite singular svampen, indefinite plural svamper, definite plural svampene)

  1. a sponge (marine invertebrate with a porous skeleton)
  2. a sponge (piece of porous material used for washing)

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
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NounEdit

svamp m (definite singular svampen, indefinite plural svampar, definite plural svampane)

  1. a sponge (marine invertebrate with a porous skeleton)
  2. a sponge (piece of porous material used for washing)

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SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Swedish svamper, from Old Norse svampr (compare Old West Norse svǫppr).

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

svamp c

  1. (countable and uncountable) fungus
  2. (countable and uncountable) mushroom

DeclensionEdit

Declension of svamp 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative svamp svampen svampar svamparna
Genitive svamps svampens svampars svamparnas