tyst

DanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /tyst/, [tˢysd̥]

EtymologyEdit

Cognate with Sanskrit तूष्णीम् ‎(tūṣṇī́m, silent).

AdjectiveEdit

tyst ‎(neuter tyst, definite and plural tyste, comparative tystere, superlative tystest)

  1. hushed, quiet, silent

AdverbEdit

tyst

  1. quietly, silently

SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

tyst

  1. quiet; with little or no sound
  2. quiet; having the attribute of not talking much

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of tyst
Indefinite/attributive Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular tyst tystare tystast
Neuter singular tyst tystare tystast
Plural tysta tystare tystast
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 tyste tystare tystaste
All tysta tystare tystaste
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in an attributive role.

Derived termsEdit

AdverbEdit

tyst (comparative tystare, superlative tystast)

  1. quietly; causing little or no sound
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