slægt

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Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /slɛɡt/, [slɛɡ̊d̥]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Low German slecht (family, lineage).

Noun[edit]

slægt c (singular definite slægten, plural indefinite slægter)

  1. family
  2. lineage, stock
  3. generation
  4. genus
Usage notes[edit]

In compounds: slægts- (with the exception of slægtled) or -slægt

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Etymology 2[edit]

See slægte (på) (take (after)).

Verb[edit]

slægt

  1. Imperative of slægte.

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