rapp

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse hrapa, from Proto-Germanic *hrapaną, *hrappa- (fast), from Proto-Indo-European *krb(ʰ)- (quickly).[1]

Adjective[edit]

rapp (comparative rappare, superlative rappast)

  1. quick (moving with speed)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of rapp
Indefinite Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular rapp rappare rappast
Neuter singular rappt rappare rappast
Plural rappa rappare rappast
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 rappe rappare rappaste
All rappa rappare rappaste
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in the predicative.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kroonen, Guus, “hrappa-”, in Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill, 2013, →ISBN, page 243