hvem

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse hveim, dative of Old Norse hvar (who), from Proto-Germanic *hwaz (who).

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

hvem

  1. (interrogative) who
    Hvem er du?
    Who are you?
  2. (relative) who, whom
    Hvem spurgte du?
    Whom did you ask?

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse hveim

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

hvem

  1. (interrogative) who
    Hvem er du?Who are you?
  2. (relative) who, whom
    Hvem spurte du?Whom did you ask?
    Av hvem?By whom?
  3. (dialectal (Drammen) which

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Swedish[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

hvem (genitive hvems, plural hvilka)

  1. Obsolete spelling of vem