sann

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See also: sånn

German[edit]

Verb[edit]

sann

  1. First-person singular preterite of sinnen.
  2. Third-person singular preterite of sinnen.

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse sannr

Adjective[edit]

sann ‎(neuter singular sant, definite singular and plural sanne, comparative sannere, indefinite superlative sannest, definite superlative sanneste)

  1. true, real, genuine

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse sannr

Adjective[edit]

sann ‎(neuter singular sant, definite singular and plural sanne, comparative sannare, indefinite superlative sannast, definite superlative sannaste)

  1. true, real, genuine

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Swedish sander, from Old Norse sannr, from Proto-Germanic *sanþaz. Akin to English sooth.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

sann (comparative sannare, superlative sannast)

  1. true; according to the truth
  2. true; a value in Boolean logic denoting an affirmative or positive result
  3. (archaic) genuine, undiluted
    Det är mig ett sant nöje att hälsa er välkomna‎ ― It is a pure pleasure to greet you welcome
  4. (archaic) true; faithful

Declension[edit]

Inflection of sann
Indefinite/attributive Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular sann sannare sannast
Neuter singular sant sannare sannast
Plural sanna sannare sannast
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 sanne sannare sannaste
All sanna sannare sannaste
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in an attributive role.

Võro[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *sakna.

Noun[edit]

sann ‎(genitive sanna, partitive sanna)

  1. sauna

Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.