afton

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search
See also: Afton

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Swedish aptan, aftan, afton, from Old Norse aptann, from Proto-Germanic *ēbanþs. Cognates include Norwegian Nynorsk aftan, Norwegian Bokmål aften, Danish aften, Icelandic aftann, English even (evening), Dutch avond and German Abend.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

afton c

  1. (dated) afternoon, evening
  2. (chiefly in compounds) eve

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]