rétt

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See also: rett

Icelandic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rétt f (genitive singular réttar, nominative plural réttir)

  1. fold, pen (for sheep, etc.)
  2. paddock, corral
  3. (in the plural) rounding-up of sheep

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

Adverb[edit]

rétt (comparative réttar, superlative réttast)

  1. rightly, correctly
  2. straight
  3. only, just

Synonyms[edit]

Verb[edit]

rétt

  1. supine of rétta

Old Norse[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse réttr (right). Ultimately from Proto-Germanic *rehtaz (right, straight).

Adverb[edit]

rétt (comparative réttar, superlative réttast)

  1. rightly, correctly
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Adjective[edit]

rétt

  1. nominative singular feminine indefinite of réttr
  2. nominative and accusative neuter indefinite of réttr (singular and plural)

Noun[edit]

rétt

  1. accusative singular indefinite of réttr

Verb[edit]

rétt

  1. second-person singular imperative of rétta