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AlbanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Ottoman Turkish وقت(vakt), from Arabic وَقْت(waqt).

NounEdit

vakt m (indefinite plural vakta, definite singular vakti, definite plural vaktat) [1] [2]

  1. meal, mealtime, repast
  2. time, period, moment

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Fialuur i voghel Sccyp e ltinisct (Small Dictionary of Albanian and Latin), page 168, by P. Jak Junkut, 1895, Sckoder
  2. ^ Dictionnaire Français-Albanais / Fjalor Shqip-Frengjisht, page 616, Vedat Kokona, Tiranë, 2002, →ISBN

FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Low German wachte, from Old Saxon wahta, from Proto-Germanic *wahtwō.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

vakt f (genitive singular vaktar, plural vaktir)

  1. guard
  2. watch

DeclensionEdit

Declension of vakt
f2 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative vakt vaktin vaktir vaktirnar
accusative vakt vaktina vaktir vaktirnar
dative vakt vaktini vaktum vaktunum
genitive vaktar vaktarinnar vakta vaktanna

Derived termsEdit


IcelandicEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

vakt f (genitive singular vaktar, nominative plural vaktir)

  1. shift, watch
  2. guard

DeclensionEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Low German wacht, wachte

NounEdit

vakt f or m (definite singular vakta or vakten, indefinite plural vakter, definite plural vaktene)

  1. a guard (person)
    stå vakt - stand guard
  2. a watch (period of duty; time period)
    holde vakt - keep watch
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Alternative formsEdit

VerbEdit

vakt

  1. past participle of vekke

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Low German wacht, wachte

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

vakt f (definite singular vakta, indefinite plural vakter, definite plural vaktene)

  1. a guard (person)
  2. a watch (period of duty; time period)

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Low German wachte, from Old Saxon wahta, from Proto-Germanic *wahtwō.

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

NounEdit

vakt c

  1. guard

DeclensionEdit

Declension of vakt 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative vakt vakten vakter vakterna
Genitive vakts vaktens vakters vakternas

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