sjå

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse sjá, from Proto-Germanic *sehwaną, from Proto-Indo-European *sekʷ- (to see, notice).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

sjå (present tense ser, past tense såg, past participle sett, passive infinitive sjåast, present participle sjåande, imperative sjå)

  1. see
    Eg kan ikkje sjå det.
    I cannot see it.

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Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sjå n

  1. bother, trouble
    Jag har fullt sjå med a laga huset.
    I have my hands full with repairing the house.

Declension[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

  • Rarely seen outside the expression "ha fullt sjå" = "have one's hands full".

Related terms[edit]