svin

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse svín, from Proto-Germanic *swīną, from an adjectival form of Proto-Indo-European *sū-.

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  • IPA(key): /sviːn/, [sʋiːˀn]

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svin n (singular definite svinet, plural indefinite svin)

  1. hog, pig, swine

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse svín, from Proto-Germanic *swīną, from an adjectival form of Proto-Indo-European *sū-.

Noun[edit]

svin n (definite singular svinet, indefinite plural svin, definite plural svina or svinene)

  1. hog, pig, swine
  2. beast (figuratively)

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse svín, from Proto-Germanic *swīną, from an adjectival form of Proto-Indo-European *sū-.

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svin n

  1. hog, pig, swine

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Volapük[edit]

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svin (plural svins)

  1. (male or female) hog, pig, swine

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