ovan

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Adjective[edit]

ovan

  1. accusative singular of ova

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *ovьnъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ǒːʋan/
  • Hyphenation: o‧van

Noun[edit]

óvan m (Cyrillic spelling о́ван)

  1. ram: a male sheep

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From o- (un-, miss-; prefix used for negation) + van (accustomed to)

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ovan

  1. unaccustomed (to); not used to, inexperienced, lacking practice
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Swedish ovan (Old Norse ofan). Cognate with Danish oven and German oben, as well as with the compound forms Dutch boven and English above.

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Preposition[edit]

ovan

  1. above, at some unspecified point of higher altitude
    Högt ovan molnen
    High above the clouds