motiv

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See also: Motiv and мотив

Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

motiv m

  1. motive (incentive to act)
  2. motif

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External links[edit]

  • motiv in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • motiv in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French motif, from Medieval Latin motivum, from motivus.

Noun[edit]

motiv n (singular definite motivet, plural indefinite motiver)

  1. motive
  2. subject
  3. motif

Inflection[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia no

Noun[edit]

motiv n ‎(definite singular motivet, indefinite plural motiv or motiver, definite plural motiva or motivene)

  1. a motive
  2. a motif

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia nn

Noun[edit]

motiv n ‎(definite singular motivet, idefinite plural motiv, definite plural motiva)

  1. a motive
  2. a motif

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

French motif, Italian motivo, German Motiv

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

motiv n ‎(plural motive)

  1. motive
  2. reason, ground

Declension[edit]

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mǒtiːʋ/
  • Hyphenation: mo‧tiv

Noun[edit]

mòtīv f ‎(Cyrillic spelling мо̀тӣв)

  1. motive (incentive to act)
  2. motif

Declension[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

motiv n

  1. motive; that which incites to an action
  2. motive; theme or subject; e.g. what a piece of art depicts

Declension[edit]

Inflection of motiv 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative motiv motivet motiv motiven
Genitive motivs motivets motivs motivens