kvart

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin quārtus (fourth), from quattuor (four), from Proto-Indo-European *kʷetwóres (four).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

kvart (plural and definite singular attributive kvarte)

  1. a quarter of, quarter-

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of kvart
Positive Comparative Superlative
Common singular kvart 2
Neuter singular kvart 2
Plural kvarte 2
Definite attributive1 kvarte
1) When an adjective is applied predicatively to something definite, the corresponding "indefinite" form is used.
2) The "indefinite" superlatives may not be used attributively.

Noun[edit]

kvart c (singular definite kvarten, plural indefinite kvarter)

  1. quarter (one of four equal parts)
  2. fourth (music interval)
  3. quarto (book size, paper size)
  4. (fencing) quarte

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin quartus.

Adjective[edit]

kvart (neuter singular kvart, definite singular and plural kvarte)

  1. a quarter of
    en kvart kiloa quarter (of a) kilo

Noun[edit]

kvart m (definite singular kvarten, indefinite plural kvarter, definite plural kvartene)

  1. a quarter (one of four equal parts)
  2. kvart overquarter past
  3. kvart quarter to
  4. a fourth (music, interval on diatonic scale)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin quartus.

Adjective[edit]

kvart (neuter singular kvart, definite singular and plural kvarte)

  1. a quarter of
    ein kvart kiloa quarter (of a) kilo

Noun[edit]

kvart m (definite singular kvarten, indefinite plural kvartar, definite plural kvartane)

  1. a quarter (one of four equal parts)
  2. kvart overquarter past
  3. kvart quarter to
  4. a fourth (music, interval on diatonic scale)
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Etymology 2[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

kvart

  1. neuter singular of kvar

References[edit]


Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Quart.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kvȁrt m (Cyrillic spelling ква̏рт)

  1. neighborhood, area

Declension[edit]


Slavomolisano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian quarto.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kvart m

  1. part of something
    • 2010, Luigi Peca, “La guerre à Acquaviva”:
      Na jena kvart, di jimahma kobilu, ne biša več hiža, bi sa sfunala.
      In one part, where we had the mare, the house wasn’t there anymore, it had collapsed.

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References[edit]

  • Breu, W., Mader Skender, M. B. & Piccoli, G. 2013. Oral texts in Molise Slavic (Italy): Acquaviva Collecroce. In Adamou, E., Breu, W., Drettas, G. & Scholze, L. (eds.). 2013. EuroSlav2010: Elektronische Datenbank bedrohter slavischer Varietäten in nichtslavophonen Ländern Europas – Base de données électronique de variétés slaves menacées dans des pays européens non slavophones. Konstanz: Universität / Paris: Lacito (Internet Publication).

Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Noun[edit]

kvart c

  1. (normally used in genitive: kvarts) a quarter (one of four equal parts)
    Helsingfors har en och en kvarts miljon invånare.
    Helsinki (Helsingfors) has one and a quarter-million inhabitants.
  2. a quarter of an hour (=15 minutes)
  3. (colloquial) a small apartment

Declension[edit]

Declension of kvart 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative kvart kvarten kvartar kvartarna
Genitive kvarts kvartens kvartars kvartarnas

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