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DutchEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin universum (all things, as a whole, the universe)[1][2], neuter of universus (all together, whole, entire, collective, general, literally turned or combined into one), from uni-, combining form of unus (one) + versus (turned), perfect passive participle of verto (I turn).

PronunciationEdit

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  • Hyphenation: uni‧ver‧sum

NounEdit

universum n (plural universa or universums, diminutive universumpje n)

  1. universe

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ N. van der Sijs (2001), Chronologisch Woordenboek
  2. ^ P.A.F. van Veen, N. van der Sijs (1997), Etymologisch woordenboek, 2nd edition, Van Dale

LatinEdit

AdjectiveEdit

ūniversum

  1. nominative neuter singular of ūniversus

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin ūniversum, nominative neuter singular of ūniversus, from ūnus (one) + versus (turned), hence literally "turned into one". Cognate with Danish univers, German Universum and English universe.

 
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NounEdit

universum n

  1. universe (The Universe)
    Du är den bästa personen i hela universum
    You are the best person in the whole universe.

DeclensionEdit

Declension of universum 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative universum universumet universum universumen
Genitive universums universumets universums universumens

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