döv

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See also: dov and dov'

Swedish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • döf (obsolete since 1906)

Etymology[edit]

From Old Swedish dø̄ver, from Old Norse daufr, from Proto-Germanic *daubaz, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰewbʰ-(to whisk, be obscured).

Adjective[edit]

döv

  1. deaf (not hearing)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of döv
Indefinite/attributive Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular döv
Neuter singular dövt
Plural döva
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 döve
All döva
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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