låta

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See also: lata, laata, Lata, láta, latâ, latā, and łata

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse láta.

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låta (present tense læt, past tense lét, past participle låte, present participle låtande, imperative låt)

  1. to sound (make sound)
    Det pianoet læt fælt.
    That piano sounds awful.

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Swedish lāta, from Old Norse láta, from Proto-Germanic *lētaną, from Proto-Indo-European *leh₁d- (to let (go), be tired).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

låta

  1. to make sound
    Det pianot låter förfärligt!
    That piano sounds awful!
    Det låter som om det behöver stämmas.
    It sounds like it needs tuning.
  2. to sound; to seem; to appear
    Det låter som en bra idé!
    That sounds like a good idea!
    Hon lät inte glad.
    She didn't sound happy.
  3. to allow; to let
    Låter du honom se på tv så här sent?
    Do you let him watch TV this late?
    Låt den rätte komma in.
    Let the right one in.

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