lilja

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse lilja, from Medieval Latin līlia, plural of līlium, from Ancient Greek λείριον(leírion), from Coptic (dial. Fayyumic) ϩⲗⲏⲣⲓ(hlēri), variant of ϩⲣⲏⲣⲉ(hrēre), from Demotic Demotique h.pngR.gifR.gif (ḥrry), from Egyptian

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ḥrr.t(ḥereret) 'flower'.

Noun[edit]

lilja f (genitive singular lilju, plural liljur)

  1. (botany) lily
  2. (poetic) woman

Declension[edit]

Declension of lilja
f1 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative lilja liljan liljur liljurnar
accusative lilju liljuna liljur liljurnar
dative lilju liljuni liljum liljunum
genitive lilju liljunnar lilja liljanna

Derived terms[edit]


Finnish[edit]

(index li)

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Etymology[edit]

From old Swedish lilia, compare modern Swedish lilja.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈliljɑ/
  • Hyphenation: lil‧ja

Noun[edit]

lilja

  1. lily (flower)
  2. (heraldry) fleur-de-lis

Declension[edit]

Inflection of lilja (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative lilja liljat
genitive liljan liljojen
partitive liljaa liljoja
illative liljaan liljoihin
singular plural
nominative lilja liljat
accusative nom. lilja liljat
gen. liljan
genitive liljan liljojen
liljainrare
partitive liljaa liljoja
inessive liljassa liljoissa
elative liljasta liljoista
illative liljaan liljoihin
adessive liljalla liljoilla
ablative liljalta liljoilta
allative liljalle liljoille
essive liljana liljoina
translative liljaksi liljoiksi
instructive liljoin
abessive liljatta liljoitta
comitative liljoineen

Compounds[edit]


Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin lilium (meaning "lily").

Noun[edit]

lilja f ‎(genitive singular lilju, nominative plural liljur)

  1. lily

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

lilja m, f

  1. definite feminine singular of lilje

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

lilja f

  1. definite singular of lilje

Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lilja c

  1. a lily
  2. (heraldry) a fleur-de-lis

Declension[edit]

Inflection of lilja 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative lilja liljan liljor liljorna
Genitive liljas liljans liljors liljornas