nöt

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Swedish[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse hnot, naut, from Proto-Germanic *hnuts, from Proto-Indo-European *knu-, *kneu-.

Noun[edit]

nöt c

  1. nut, a hard-shelled seed
  2. a difficult problem (hard to crack, like a nut)
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse nöt, eastern form of naut.

Noun[edit]

nöt n

  1. cattle, especially in compounds such as nötkreatur, "cattle animal", or nötkött, "beef"
  2. (archaic) bull
  3. (derogatory) a stupid or slow person
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Etymology 3[edit]

See nöta.

Verb[edit]

nöt

  1. imperative of nöta.

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