lyfta

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Faroese[edit]

Pronunciation 1[edit]

Verb[edit]

lyfta (third person singular past indicative lyfti, third person plural past indicative lyft, supine lyft)

  1. to lift
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Pronunciation 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

lyfta f (genitive singular lyftu, plural lyftur)

  1. elevator
Declension[edit]
Declension of lyfta
f1 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative lyfta lyftan lyftur lyfturnar
accusative lyftu lyftuna lyftur lyfturnar
dative lyftu lyftuni lyftum lyftunum
genitive lyftu lyftunnar lyfta lyftanna

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse lypta, from Proto-Germanic *luftijaną. More at lift.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

lyfta (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative lyfti, supine lyft)

  1. to lift, to raise

Conjugation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

lyfta f (genitive singular lyftu, nominative plural lyftur)

  1. elevator, lift

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse lypta. Akin to English lift.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

lyfta (present tense lyftar or lyfter, past tense lyfta or lyfte, past participle lyfta or lyft, present participle lyftande, imperative lyft)

  1. to lift

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lyfta n

  1. definite plural of lyft

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Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Adjective[edit]

lyfta

  1. absolute singular definite and plural form of lyft.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Swedish lypta, from Old Norse lypta, Proto-Germanic *luftijaną.

Verb[edit]

lyfta (present lyfter, preterite lyfte, supine lyft, imperative lyft)

  1. to lift; to move something upwards
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