älv

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Swedish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • älf (obsolete since 1906)
  • elf (obsolete since 1889)

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse elfr, from Proto-Germanic *albī ‎(river). Compare Norwegian elv.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

älv c

  1. a river

Declension[edit]

Inflection of älv
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative älv älven älvar älvarna
Genitive älvs älvens älvars älvarnas

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