besatt

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Verb[edit]

besatt

  1. simple past of besitte

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

past participle of besätta. Old Swedish besatter. But having the same meaning as Middle Low German beseten and German besessen, which are past participle of besitzen, Swedish besitta, just like Latin obsessus.

Adjective[edit]

besatt

  1. obsessed, possessed (by evil spirits), mad

Declension[edit]

Inflection of besatt
Indefinite Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular besatt
Neuter singular besatt
Plural besatta
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 besatte
All besatta
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in the predicative.

Verb[edit]

besatt

  1. past tense of besitta.
  2. supine of besätta.

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