biflod

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

bi- +‎ flod

Noun[edit]

biflod c

  1. tributary (river)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of biflod
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative biflod bifloden bifloder bifloderna
Genitive biflods biflodens bifloders biflodernas

Usage notes[edit]

  • They are described as biflod från höger ‎(tributary from the right) or biflod från vänster ‎(tributary from the left), as seen from someone floating downstream on the main river. For example, the Ohio River (coming from the east) is a tributary from the left to the Mississippi River (going south).

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