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En ulv - A wolf

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse úlfr, from Proto-Germanic *wulfaz, from Proto-Indo-European *wĺ̥kʷos (wolf).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ulv c (singular definite ulven, plural indefinite ulve)

  1. wolf

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse úlfr, from Proto-Germanic *wulfaz, from Proto-Indo-European *wĺ̥kʷos.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ulv m (definite singular ulven, indefinite plural ulver, definite plural ulvene)

  1. a wolf

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse úlfr, from Proto-Germanic *wulfaz, from Proto-Indo-European *wĺ̥kʷos. Akin to English wolf.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ulv m (definite singular ulven, indefinite plural ulvar, definite plural ulvane)

  1. a wolf, particularly the grey wolf (Canis lupus)

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SwedishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • ulf (obsolete)

EtymologyEdit

From Old Swedish ulver, from Old Norse úlfr, from Proto-Germanic *wulfaz, from Proto-Indo-European *wĺ̥kʷos.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ulv c

  1. (archaic) wolf

Usage notesEdit

The word ulv was taboo in old Swedish. It was usually replaced by the noa word varg, which is the word commonly used in modern Swedish.

DeclensionEdit

Declension of ulv 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative ulv ulven ulvar ulvarna
Genitive ulvs ulvens ulvars ulvarnas

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