arbete

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Swedish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Swedish arbeide, arbeyd, arbede, arbeyte, arbeyt, arbete, ærbete, arbet, from Middle Low German arbet, arbeit, arvêd, arveid, from Old Saxon arvēd, arƀed, arvid, arvēdi, arƀēdi, from Proto-Germanic *arbaidiz. Compare Norwegian arbeid, Danish arbejde, Faroese arbeiði. Compare the doublet arvode, inherited from Old Swedish arvoþe, ærviþi, from Old Norse erfiði.

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Noun[edit]

arbete n

  1. work, job
  2. work; effort expended on a particular task
  3. (physics) work; measure of energy expended in moving an object

Declension[edit]

Declension of arbete 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative arbete arbetet arbeten arbetena
Genitive arbetes arbetets arbetens arbetenas

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