häst

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See also: hast, Hast, hást, hæst, and has't

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Swedish hæster, from Old Norse hestr, from Proto-Germanic *hangistaz, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱanḱest-, *kankest-.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

häst c

  1. a horse; a large mammal, Equus caballus
    Han har många hästar i sitt stall.
    He has many horses in his stable.
    Synonyms: russ (dialectal), pålle (colloquial)
  2. (chess, colloquial) knight
    Jag ska flytta min häst.
    I'm going to move my knight.
    Synonym: springare

Declension[edit]

Declension of häst 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative häst hästen hästar hästarna
Genitive hästs hästens hästars hästarnas

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Related terms[edit]

See also[edit]

Chess pieces in Swedish · schackpjäser (schack + pjäser) (layout · text)
♚ ♛ ♜ ♝ ♞ ♟
kung dam, drottning torn löpare springare, häst bonde

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