hetta

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Faroese[edit]

Noun[edit]

hetta f (genitive singular hettu, plural hettur)

  1. cap
  2. coloured stain on the head or terna (arctic tern)
  3. foreskin

Declension[edit]

Declension of hetta
f1 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative hetta hettan hettur hetturnar
accusative hettu hettuna hettur hetturnar
dative hettu hettuni hettum hettunum
genitive hettu hettunnar hetta hettanna

Derived terms[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

hetta n

  1. (demonstrative) this, nominative and accusative singular neuter form of hesin

Declension[edit]

Demonstrative pronoun - ávísingarfornavn
Singular (eintal) m f n
Nominative (hvørfall) hesin henda / hendan hetta / hettar
Accusative (hvønnfall) henda / hendan hesa
Dative (hvørjumfall) hesum hesari / hesi hesum
Genitive (hvørsfall) - - -
Plural (fleirtal) m f n
Nominative (hvørfall) hesir hesar hesi
Accusative (hvønnfall) hesar
Dative (hvørjumfall) hesum
Genitive (hvørsfall) hesa


Phrases[edit]

  • lat meg fáa hetta - please give me this (pointing on something, you don't know the word for)

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Icelandic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hetta f (genitive singular hettu, nominative plural hettur)

  1. cap, hood

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

hetta m, f

  1. definite feminine singular of hette

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

hetta f

  1. definite singular of hette

Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Swedish hita, from Old Norse hita. It could also be derived from the oblique cases of Old Swedish hiti (from Old Norse hiti) .

Noun[edit]

hetta c

  1. heat
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Partly from Old Swedish hita, partly from Old Swedish hēta, from Old Norse heita, from Proto-Germanic *haitijaną.

Verb[edit]

hetta (present hettar, preterite hettade, supine hettat, imperative hetta)

  1. to heat
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