gifte

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Afrikaans[edit]

Noun[edit]

gifte

  1. plural form of gif

Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡiftə/, [ˈɡ̊ifd̥ə]

Etymology 1[edit]

See gift (poison).

Noun[edit]

gifte c

  1. plural indefinite of gift

Etymology 2[edit]

See gift (married)

Adjective[edit]

gifte

  1. definite and plural of gift

Etymology 3[edit]

From Old Norse gipta (give away in marriage).

Verb[edit]

gifte (imperative gift, infinitive at gifte, present tense gifter, past tense giftede, past participle har giftet)

  1. marry
Synonyms[edit]
  • (to give children away in marriage): bortgifte
  • (to take for husband or wife): ægte
  • (to perform the ceremony of joining spouses): vie

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Adjective[edit]

gifte

  1. definite singular of gift
  2. plural form of gift

Swedish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

gifte

  1. absolute definite natural masculine form of gift.

Noun[edit]

gifte n

  1. a marriage

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

gifte

  1. past tense of gifta.