ljut

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *ljutъ (Russian лю́тый (ljútyj), Polish luty).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ljȗt (definite ljȗtī, comparative ljȕćī, Cyrillic spelling љу̑т)

  1. angry
  2. bitter, fierce
  3. peppery
  4. hot, spicy

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • ljut” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Westrobothnian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse ljótr, from Proto-Germanic *leutaz.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ljut (comparative ljutänä, superlative ljutäst)

  1. ugly, wicked
  2. unsightly, deformed
    Ljut i syna
    who has an ugly face
    hä wȧr 'n fȧhli jut 'n stint
    It was/that is a terribly ugly girl.
    du gjär då gräsäli mȯnnjut
    You are frightfully ugly around the mouth/have a frightfully ugly mouth.

References[edit]

  • Rietz, Johan Ernst, “Ljut”, in Svenskt dialektlexikon: ordbok öfver svenska allmogespråket [Swedish dialectal lexicon: a dictionary for the Swedish lects] (in Swedish), 1962 edition, Lund: C. W. K. Gleerups Förlag, published 1862–1867, page 408