sitte

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse sitja, from Proto-Germanic *sitjaną, from Proto-Indo-European *sed-.

Verb[edit]

sitte (imperative sitt, present tense sitter, simple past satt, past participle sittet, present participle sittende)

  1. to sit (of a person, be in a position in which the upper body is upright and the legs are supported)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Verb[edit]

sitte (present tense sit, past tense sat, past participle sete, passive infinitive sittast, present participle sittande, imperative sitt)

  1. Alternative form of sitja.

West Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Frisian sitta, from Proto-Germanic *sitjaną, from Proto-Indo-European *sed-. Compare English sit, Low German sitten, Dutch zitten, German sitzen, Danish sidde.

Verb[edit]

sitte

  1. To sit

Conjugation[edit]

Infinitive: sitte
Present tense Past tense
person singular plural singular plural
1st ik sit wy sitte ik siet wy sieten
2nd do/dû sitst jimme sitte do/dû sietst jimme sieten
3rd hy/sy sit hja sitte hy/sy siet hja sieten
Present participle Imperative Auxiliary Past participle
sittend (sittende) sit hawwe sitten