etnisk

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Danish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

etnisk

  1. ethnic

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of etnisk
Positive Comparative Superlative
Common singular etnisk 2
Neuter singular etnisk 2
Plural etniske 2
Definite attributive1 etniske
1) When an adjective is applied predicatively to something definite, the corresponding "indefinite" form is used.
2) The "indefinite" superlatives may not be used attributively.

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Adjective[edit]

etnisk (neuter singular etnisk, definite singular and plural etniske)

  1. ethnic

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Adjective[edit]

etnisk (neuter singular etnisk, definite singular and plural etniske)

  1. ethnic

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἐθνικός (ethnikós) and ἔθνος (éthnos), cognate with German ethnisch, English ethnic, used in Swedish since 1864.

Adjective[edit]

etnisk (not comparable)

  1. ethnic (of or relating to a group of people of common background)
  2. ethnic (belonging to a foreign culture)
    etnisk mat, etniska livsmedel
    ethnic food

Declension[edit]

Inflection of etnisk
Indefinite/attributive Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular etnisk
Neuter singular etniskt
Plural etniska
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 etniske
All etniska
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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