svart

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Faroese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

svart, neuter form of svartur.

  1. black

Declension[edit]

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Singular (eintal) m (kallkyn) f (kvennkyn) n (hvørkikyn)
Nominative (hvørfall) svartur svørt svart
Accusative (hvønnfall) svartan svarta
Dative (hvørjumfall) svørtum svartari svørtum
Genitive (hvørsfall) (svarts) (svartar/
svartrar)
(svarts)
Plural (fleirtal) m (kallkyn) f (kvennkyn) n (hvørkikyn)
Nominative (hvørfall) svartir svartar svørt
Accusative (hvønnfall) svartar
Dative (hvørjumfall) svørtum
Genitive (hvørsfall) (svarta
svartra)

Norwegian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse svartr, from Proto-Germanic *swartaz, from Proto-Indo-European *swordo- (dirty, dark, black).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

svart

  1. black
  2. illegal; in avoidance of taxes

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse svartr, from Proto-Germanic *swartaz (black, dark-coloured), from Proto-Indo-European *swordo- (dirty, dark, black). Cognate with Dutch zwart, English swart, German schwarz, Icelandic svartur, Danish sort, Latin sordes dirt, sordere to be dirty.

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Adjective[edit]

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svart

  1. black
  2. illegal; in avoidance of taxes

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