mett

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Noun[edit]

mett ‎(plural metts)

  1. an old English measure of volume, perhaps equal to two bushels.
    • 1866, James Edwin Thorold Rogers, A History of Agriculture and Prices in England, Volume 1, p. 168:
      Once the mitta, or mett, a quantity of two bushels, is used for salt. The name still lingers in Lancashire.

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse mettr

Adjective[edit]

mett ‎(neuter singular mett, definite singular and plural mette, comparative mettere, indefinite superlative mettest, definite superlative metteste)

  1. satisfied, full, full up (having eaten enough food)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse mettr

Adjective[edit]

mett ‎(neuter singular mett, definite singular and plural mette, comparative mettare, indefinite superlative mettast, definite superlative mettaste)

  1. satisfied, full, full up (having eaten enough food)

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