lyst

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Danish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse losti (late Old Norse lyst).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /løst/, [løsd̥]

Noun[edit]

lyst c (singular definite lysten, plural indefinite lyster)

  1. inclination
  2. desire, wish
  3. lust, passion
  4. delight, pleasure
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Etymology 2[edit]

See lys (bright, clear, light).

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Adjective[edit]

lyst

  1. neuter form of lys

Etymology 3[edit]

See lyse (to shine, give out light).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /lyːst/, [lyːˀsd̥]

Verb[edit]

lyst

  1. past participle of lyse

Etymology 4[edit]

See lyste (want, desire).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /løst/, [løsd̥]

Verb[edit]

lyst

  1. (rare) Imperative of lyste.

Icelandic[edit]

Noun[edit]

lyst f (genitive singular lystar, nominative plural lystir)

  1. appetite
  2. desire

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Noun[edit]

lyst f, m (definite singular lysta or lysten, indefinite plural lyster, definite plural lystene)

  1. delight
  2. desire
  3. lust
  4. passion
  5. pleasure
  6. zest

Verb[edit]

lyst

  1. past participle of lyse

Swedish[edit]

Verb[edit]

lyst

  1. supine of lysa.
  2. past participle of lysa.