delstat

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Danish[edit]

Danish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From del (part, section) +‎ stat (state).

Noun[edit]

delstat c (singular definite delstaten, plural indefinite delstater)

  1. a member state in a confederational nation, such as a German Bundesland or a Usonian state

Usage notes[edit]

The term does not apply to sovereign states participating in alliances like EU or NATO.

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From del +‎ stat

Noun[edit]

delstat m (definite singular delstaten, indefinite plural delstater, definite plural delstatene)

  1. a state (within a (federal) country)

References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From del +‎ stat

Noun[edit]

delstat m (definite singular delstaten, indefinite plural delstatar, definite plural delstatane)

  1. a state (within a (federal) country)

References[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Swedish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia sv

Etymology[edit]

From del +‎ stat.

Noun[edit]

delstat c

  1. A member state.

Usage notes[edit]

  • The states of USA and Germany are called delstat, while states of the European Union are called medlemsstat

Declension[edit]

Declension of delstat 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative delstat delstaten delstater delstaterna
Genitive delstats delstatens delstaters delstaternas

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