liten

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse lítill.

Adjective[edit]

liten

  1. small (not large)

Inflection[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse lítill, accusative masculine singular lítinn.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

liten (masculine liten, feminine lita, neuter lite, definite singular litle/lisle/vesle, plural små/småe, comparative mindre, indefinite superlative minst, definite superlative minste)

  1. small, little

Verb[edit]

liten

  1. masculine and feminine past participle of lita and lite

References[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

liten

  1. Second-person plural (ustedes) imperative form of litar.
  2. Second-person plural (ustedes) present subjunctive form of litar.
  3. Third-person plural (ellos, ellas, also used with ustedes?) present subjunctive form of litar.

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse lítinn, accusative of lítill, from Proto-Germanic *lītilaz.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

liten (comparative mindre, superlative minst)

  1. small, little; of small size
    Men så små hennes händer är!
    Look how small her hands are!
    Varför ger du mig alltid den minsta biten?
    Why do you always give me the smallest piece?

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

liten

  1. definite singular of lit