båt

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Elfdalian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse bátr, from Old English bāt (boat), from Proto-West Germanic *bait, from Proto-Germanic *baitaz, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰeyd-. Cognate with Swedish båt.

Noun[edit]

båt m

  1. boat

Inflection[edit]

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

  • båd (non-standard since 1907)

Etymology[edit]

From Danish båd, from Old Norse bátr, from Old English bāt (boat), from Proto-Germanic *baitaz, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰeyd-.

Noun[edit]

båt m (definite singular båten, indefinite plural båter, definite plural båtene)

  1. a boat
    • 1884, Henrik Ibsen, Vildanden:
      Han var ude i båd, skønner De; og så skød han på hende
      He was out in boat, you know, and then he shot towards her

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse bátr. Akin to English boat.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

båt m (definite singular båten, indefinite plural båtar, definite plural båtane)

  1. a boat

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Swedish bāter, from Old Norse bátr, from Old English bāt (boat), from Proto-West Germanic *bait.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /boː(ə)t/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -oːt

Noun[edit]

båt c

  1. a boat
    Hon bör sitta i båten.
    She should be sitting in the boat.

Usage notes[edit]

Declension[edit]

Declension of båt 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative båt båten båtar båtarna
Genitive båts båtens båtars båtarnas

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