DanishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse svænskr, from Proto-Germanic *swihaniskaz (Swedish), cognate with Swedish svensk. Derived from *swihô (Swede).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈsvɛnˀsk/, [ˈsʋ̥ɛnˀsɡ̊]

AdjectiveEdit

svensk (plural and definite singular attributive svenske)

  1. Swedish (relating to the country, people or language of Sweden)

NounEdit

svensk n (singular definite (rare) svensken)

  1. the Swedish language

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse svenskr, from Proto-Germanic *swihaniskaz.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

svensk (indefinite singular svensk, definite singular and plural svenske)

  1. Swedish (of, from or pertaining to Sweden)

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

svensk m (definite singular svensken, uncountable)

  1. Swedish (the language)

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ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse svenskr, from Proto-Germanic *swihaniskaz.

AdjectiveEdit

svensk (indefinite singular svensk, definite singular and plural svenske)

  1. Swedish (of, from or pertaining to Sweden)

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

svensk m (definite singular svensken, uncountable)

  1. Swedish (the language)

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Old NorseEdit

AdjectiveEdit

svensk

  1. strong feminine nominative singular of svenskr
  2. strong neuter nominative/accusative plural of svenskr

SwedishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse svenskr, sœnskr, from Proto-Germanic *swihaniskaz (Swedish), from *swihô (Swede).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /svɛnːsk/
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AdjectiveEdit

svensk (comparative svenskare, superlative svenskast)

  1. Swedish; of or pertaining to Sweden or the Swedish language

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of svensk
Indefinite Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular svensk svenskare svenskast
Neuter singular svenskt svenskare svenskast
Plural svenska svenskare svenskast
Masculine plural3 svenske svenskare svenskast
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 svenske svenskare svenskaste
All svenska svenskare svenskaste
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in the predicative.
3) Dated or archaic

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NounEdit

svensk c (feminine: svenska)

  1. a Swede; person from Sweden

DeclensionEdit

Declension of svensk 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative svensk svensken svenskar svenskarna
Genitive svensks svenskens svenskars svenskarnas

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WestrobothnianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Cognate with Dalian svenska (“to write or speak Swedish.”)

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

svensk (preterite & supine svenskä)

  1. (intransitive) To speak Swedish.[1][2]
  2. (intransitive) To attitudinise to speak good Swedish.[2]

NounEdit

svensk ?

  1. Swedish.[1]
    tala swenskto speak Swedish

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Källskog, Margareta, 1992 Attityd, interferens, genitivsyntax. Studier i nutida Överkalixmål [Attitudes, interference, genitive syntax. Studies in the present-day dialect of Överkalix] (in Swedish), Uppsala: Dialekt- och folkminnesarkivet, p. 37, →ISBN
  2. 2.0 2.1 Rietz, Johan Ernst, “Svensk”, in Svenskt dialektlexikon: ordbok öfver svenska allmogespråket [Swedish dialectal lexicon: a dictionary for the Swedish lects] (in Swedish), 1962 edition, Lund: C. W. K. Gleerups Förlag, published 1862–1867, page 703