SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈvœ̞ʈː]
  • (nonstandard, nonetheless common[1]) IPA(key): [ˈvɵʈː]

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Swedish vørt,[2] from Old Norse virtr, from Proto-Germanic *wirtiz. Svensk etymologisk ordbok suggests the word is borrowed from Middle Low German.[3] Cognate with Norwegian Bokmål vørter, Norwegian Nynorsk vørter, Danish urt.

NounEdit

vört c (uncountable)

  1. wort

DeclensionEdit

Declension of vört 
Uncountable
Indefinite Definite
Nominative vört vörten
Genitive vörts vörtens

Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Clipping of vörtbröd (wort bread), from vört (wort) + bröd (bread).

NounEdit

vört c

  1. wort bread

DeclensionEdit

Declension of vört 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative vört vörten vörtar vörtarna
Genitive vörts vörtens vörtars vörtarnas

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Tomas Riad (2013), “Våra vokaler förändras. En del flyter samman, andra glider isär. [Our vowels change. Some blend together, others drift apart.]”, in Språktidningen [The language journal]‎[1], issue 3
  2. ^ vört in Svensk ordbok (SO)
  3. ^ vört in Elof Hellquist, Svensk etymologisk ordbok (1st ed., 1922)