skulle

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse skulu, from Proto-Germanic *skulaną.

Verb[edit]

skulle (imperative -, infinitive at skulle, present tense skal, past tense skulle, past participle har skullet)

  1. should
  2. must
  3. have to

Norwegian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • skulla (Nynorsk, a infinitive)

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse skulu, from Proto-Germanic *skulaną.

Verb[edit]

Bokmål: skulle (present tense skal; past tense skulle; past participle skullet) Nynorsk: skulle (present tense skal, past tense skulle, past participle skulla, passive infinitive skullast, present participle skullande, imperative skull)

  1. will
    Eg skal gjere det. (nynorsk)
    I will do it.
  2. shall
    Det skulle få motoren til å verke. (nynorsk)
    That should make the engine work.

References[edit]

  • “skulle” in The Bokmål Dictionary / The Nynorsk Dictionary.

Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

skulle c

  1. an attic, a loft, a hayloft; an open space immediately beneath the roof of a (farm) building
  2. a balcony (upper floor) in a church

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

Verb[edit]

skulle

  1. past tense of ska.