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HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the ve- stem of vesz +‎ -tt

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈvɛtː]
  • (file)

VerbEdit

vett

  1. third-person singular indicative past indefinite of vesz
    Nem vett semmit. - He/she did not buy anything.
  2. past participle of vesz

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse vit

NounEdit

vett n (definite singular vettet, uncountable)

  1. sense(s), wits

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse vit

NounEdit

vett n (definite singular vettet, uncountable)

  1. sense(s), wits

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SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse vit, cognate with Danish vid, German Witz, Gothic 𐌿𐌽𐍅𐌹𐍄𐌹 (unwiti, ignorance), English wit.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

vett n (uncountable)

  1. ability to behave in a reasonable, sensible and civilized way also including the ability to take responsibility for one's actions; common sense; basic intelligence
    han har vett nog att inte göra det
    he has enough common sense not to do that
    har du helt tappat vettet
    have you totally lost your mind

DeclensionEdit

Declension of vett 
Uncountable
Indefinite Definite
Nominative vett vettet
Genitive vetts vettets

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