lång

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See also: lang, laang, Lang, láng, làng, lāng, and lǎng

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Swedish langer, from Old Norse langr, from Proto-Germanic *langaz, from Proto-Indo-European *dl̥h₁gʰós.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

lång (comparative längre, superlative längst)

  1. long (in distance or time)
    Det var en väldigt lång film.
    That was a very long movie.
  2. tall (about a person)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of lång
Indefinite Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular lång längre längst
Neuter singular långt längre längst
Plural långa längre längst
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 långe längre längste
All långa längre längsta
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in the predicative.

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