blek

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Icelandic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

blek n ‎(genitive singular bleks, no plural)

  1. ink
  2. (figuratively) strong coffee

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse bleikr

Alternative forms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

blek ‎(neuter singular blekt, definite singular and plural bleke, comparative blekere, indefinite superlative blekest, definite superlative blekeste)

  1. pale

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

blek

  1. imperative of bleke

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse bleikr, from Proto-Germanic *blaikaz.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

blek (comparative blekare, superlative blekast)

  1. pale (light in color)
  2. livid, pallid, bleak
  3. ficitional, mendacious

Declension[edit]

Inflection of blek
Indefinite/attributive Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular blek blekare blekast
Neuter singular blekt blekare blekast
Plural bleka blekare blekast
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 bleke blekare blekaste
All bleka blekare blekaste
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in an attributive role.

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Verb[edit]

blek

  1. imperative of bleka.