gammal

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse gamall; comparative and superlative froms from Old Norse ellri and Old Norse ellztr.

Noun[edit]

gammal (neuter singular gammalt, definite singular and plural gamle, comparative eldre, indefinite superlative eldst, definite superlative eldste)

  1. alternative form of gammel

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse gamall; comparative and superlative froms from Old Norse ellri and Old Norse ellztr.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

gammal (masculine and feminine gammal, neuter gammalt, definite singular and plural gamle, comparative eldre, indefinite superlative eldst, definite superlative eldste)

  1. Alternative form of gamal

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Swedish gamal, from Old Norse gamall, from Proto-Germanic *gamalaz. Compare Danish gammel.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

gammal (comparative äldre, superlative äldst)

  1. old; something which has existed for a long period of time.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of gammal
Indefinite Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular gammal äldre äldst
Neuter singular gammalt äldre äldst
Plural gamla äldre äldst
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 gamle äldre äldste
All gamla äldre äldsta
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in the predicative.

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