Set

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See also: set, sét, sèt, sêt, sēt, sệt, and seṭ

English[edit]

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Egyptian-style picture of Set
Set as shown in Egyptian art

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Set

  1. (Egyptian mythology) An ancient Egyptian god, variously described as the god of chaos, the god of thunder and storms, or the god of destruction.

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Danish[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Set

  1. Set

Ewe[edit]

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Set

  1. (biblical) Seth

Faroese[edit]

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Set m

  1. A male given name.

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Patronymics

  • son of Set: Setsson
  • daughter of Set: Setsdóttir

Declension[edit]

Singular
Indefinite
Nominative Set
Accusative Set
Dative Seti
Genitive Sets

German[edit]

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Set (n)

  1. place mat

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Set m

  1. Set
  2. (biblical)(Protestant Bible) Seth.

Icelandic[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Set

  1. (biblical) Seth
    • Genesis 5:3 (Icelandic, English)
      Adam lifði hundrað og þrjátíu ár. Þá gat hann son í líking sinni, eftir sinni mynd, og nefndi hann Set.
      When Adam had lived 130 years, he had a son in his own likeness, in his own image; and he named him Seth.

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Ancient Greek Σήθ (Sḗth), from Egyptian [Term?].

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Set m

  1. (Egyptian mythology) Set (god of Chaos)

Swedish[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Set

  1. (biblical) Seth.
  2. A male given name of biblical origin; also spelled Seth.