nöt

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Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Swedish nut, not, from Old Norse hnot, from Proto-Germanic *hnuts, from Proto-Indo-European *knew-. The irregular stem vowel change in modern swedish was due to influence from the plural form.

Noun[edit]

nöt c

  1. nut, a hard-shelled seed
  2. a difficult problem (hard to crack, like a nut)
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Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Swedish nø̄t, from Old Norse naut, from Proto-Germanic *nautą, from Proto-Indo-European *newd- ‎(to acquire, make use of).

Noun[edit]

nöt n

  1. cattle, especially in compounds such as nötkreatur, "cattle animal", or nötkött, "beef"
  2. (archaic) bull
  3. (derogatory) a stupid or slow person
Declension[edit]
Inflection of nöt 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative nöt nötet nöt nöten
Genitive nöts nötets nöts nötens
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Etymology 3[edit]

Non-lemma forms.

Verb[edit]

nöt

  1. imperative of nöta.

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