natt

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse nátt, from Proto-Germanic *nahts (night), from Proto-Indo-European *nókʷts (night).

Noun[edit]

natt (definite singular natta/natten, indefinite plural netter)

  1. night (period between sunset and sunrise)

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse nátt, from Proto-Germanic *nahts (night), from Proto-Indo-European *nókʷts (night).

Noun[edit]

natt f (definite singular natta/natti, indefinite plural netter)

  1. night

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse nátt, from Proto-Germanic *nahts (night), from Proto-Indo-European *nókʷts (night).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

natt c

  1. a night

Declension[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

  • The Swedish word natt is primarily used for the period of sleep, while the period for "nightlife" (have dinner with us tonight) is typically called afton or kväll (evening).

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