honom

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

honom

  1. him; objective case of han. (pre-2012) alternative form of han

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse hánum.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

honom

  1. him; object form of han (=he)
    Jag älskar honom
    I love him
    Han gav honom boken
    He gave him the book
    Han gav han boken / Han gav'an boken
    He gave him the book (non-standard in writing, common in speech)

Usage notes[edit]

Though not reflected in the written standard, han as the object form is still very common in spoken Swedish, reflecting older usage of han for the accusative. See also na.

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