mjuk

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse mjúkr

Adjective[edit]

mjuk (neuter singular mjukt, definite singular and plural mjuke, comparative mjukere, indefinite superlative mjukest, definite superlative mjukeste)

  1. alternative form of myk

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse mjúkr. Akin to English meek.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

mjuk (neuter mjukt, plural mjuke, comparative mjukare, superlative mjukast)

  1. soft

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Swedish miūker, from Old Norse mjúkr, from Proto-Germanic *meukaz, from Proto-Indo-European *mewg-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

mjuk

  1. soft

Declension[edit]

Inflection of mjuk
Indefinite Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular mjuk mjukare mjukast
Neuter singular mjukt mjukare mjukast
Plural mjuka mjukare mjukast
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 mjuke mjukare mjukaste
All mjuka mjukare mjukaste
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in the predicative.

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