næste

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Danish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

The adjective used as a noun, to represent the Latin proximus(the next).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /nɛstə/, [ˈnɛsd̥ə]

Noun[edit]

næste c ( singular definite næsten, not used in plural form)

  1. neighbour

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse næstr, a superlative of (near), corresponding to Proto-Germanic *nēhwist(nearest, closest) (compare English next).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /nɛstə/, [ˈnɛsd̥ə]

Adjective[edit]

næste

  1. next
  2. the following
Inflection[edit]
Inflection of næste
Positive Comparative Superlative
Common singular næste 2
Neuter singular næste 2
Plural næste 2
Definite attributive1 næste
1) When an adjective is applied predicatively to something definite, the corresponding "indefinite" form is used.
2) The "indefinite" superlatives may not be used attributively.
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From Old Norse nesta, nista.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /nɛstə/, [ˈnɛsd̥ə]

Verb[edit]

næste (imperative næst, infinitive at næste, present tense næster, past tense næstede, perfect tense er/har næstet)

  1. tack