vilt

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

vilt n (uncountable, diminutive viltje n)

  1. felt (animal hair/fibre)

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Adjective[edit]

vilt

  1. neuter singular of vill

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Adjective[edit]

vilt

  1. neuter singular of vill

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Used as a noun already in German Wild, Middle Low German and Old English, so it is not a noun created recently from the adjective vild. Used in Swedish as a noun since 1675, in definite form since 1745.

Adjective[edit]

vilt

  1. absolute indefinite neuter form of vild.

Adverb[edit]

vilt

  1. wildly, furiously, fiercely
    växa vilt
    grow wild
  2. quite, totally, entirely
    vilt främmande människor
    entirely unknown people

Noun[edit]

vilt n

  1. game (hunted animals), wildlife (animals in the wild)

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References[edit]

  • vilt in Svenska Akademiens Ordlista över svenska språket (13th ed., online)
  • vilt in Elof Hellquist, Svensk etymologisk ordbok (1st ed., 1922)
  • vilt in Walter E. Harlock, Svensk-engelsk ordbok : skolupplaga (1964)