respektive

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Danish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Medieval Latin respective, from Latin respectivus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /respəktiːvə/, [ˈʁæsb̥əɡ̊ˌtˢiːˀvə]

Adjective[edit]

respektive

  1. respective
    De kom med deres respektive bidrag.
    They brought their respective contributions.

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of respektive
Positive Comparative Superlative
Common singular respektive 2
Neuter singular respektive 2
Plural respektive 2
Definite attributive1 respektive
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.

Esperanto[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /respekˈtive/
  • Hyphenation: res‧pek‧ti‧ve

Adverb[edit]

respektive

  1. respectively

German[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /respɛkˈtiːve/
  • (file)
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  • Hyphenation: res‧pek‧ti‧ve

Adverb[edit]

respektive

  1. respectively

Further reading[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Adjective[edit]

respektive

  1. definite singular of respektiv
  2. plural of respektiv

Adverb[edit]

respektive

  1. respectively

References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Adjective[edit]

respektive

  1. definite singular of respektiv
  2. plural of respektiv

Adverb[edit]

respektive

  1. respectively

References[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • resp. (only the conjunction)

Etymology[edit]

From Medieval Latin respectīvus (concerning), from respectus + -īvus.

Adverb[edit]

respektive

  1. respectively
    Stockholm och Göteborg har två respektive ett bibliotek.
    Stockholm and Gothenburg have two and one libraries, respectively.

Adjective[edit]

respektive (invariable)

  1. respective
    Stockholm och Göteborg julpyntade sina respektive bibliotek
    Stockholm and Gothenburg Christmas decorated their respective libraries.

Etymology 2[edit]

Nominalization of the adjective above. Literal translation to English would be ”respective one”.

Noun[edit]

respektive c (invariable)

  1. Partner in marriage.
    Jag och min respektive älskar varandra.
    Me and my partner love each other.

Declension[edit]

Declension of respektive 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative respektive - respektive -
Genitive respektives - respektives -

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