svette

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse sveiti, from Proto-Germanic *swait-, from Proto-Indo-European *swoyd- (to sweat), *sweyd-.

Noun[edit]

svette ?

  1. sweat
    Med blod, svette og tårer.
    With blood, sweat and tears.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse sveitast, from Proto-Indo-European *swoyd- (to sweat).

Verb[edit]

svette

  1. to sweat
    Jeg svetter når jeg er nervøs.
    I sweat when I'm nervous.
Conjugation[edit]
Conjugation of svette
Infinitive svette
Present tense svetter
Present passive svettes
Past tense svettet / svetta
Present participle svettende
Past participle svettet
Imperative svett

Swedish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

svette

  1. absolute definite natural masculine form of svett.