See also: sviň and svín

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse svín, from Proto-Germanic *swīną, from an adjectival form of Proto-Indo-European *sū-.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /sviːˀn/, [ˈsʋiˀn]
  • Rhymes: -in

NounEdit

svin n (singular definite svinet, plural indefinite svin)

  1. (member of family Suidae) hog, pig, swine
  2. (derogatory, person) swine

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse svín, from Proto-Germanic *swīną, from an adjectival form of Proto-Indo-European *sū-.

NounEdit

svin n (definite singular svinet, indefinite plural svin, definite plural svina or svinene)

  1. hog, pig, swine
  2. beast (figuratively)

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse svín, from Proto-Germanic *swīną, from an adjectival form of Proto-Indo-European *suH-.

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NounEdit

svin n (definite singular svinet, indefinite plural svin, definite plural svina)

  1. pig, hog, swine (member of family Suidae)
  2. (uncountable) pork (pig meat)
  3. (derogatory, vulgar) a despicable person, often in reference to their litteral or figurative uncleanliness

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SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse svín, from Proto-Germanic *swīną, from an adjectival form of Proto-Indo-European *sū-.

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -iːn

NounEdit

svin n

  1. (member of family Suidae) hog, pig, swine
  2. (derogatory, person) swine

DeclensionEdit

Declension of svin 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative svin svinet svin svinen
Genitive svins svinets svins svinens

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VolapükEdit

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svin (nominative plural svins)

  1. (male or female) hog, pig, swine

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