skapa

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse skapa (to create)

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

skapa

  1. (God) to create
  2. to create, make, manufacture

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Icelandic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse skapa (to create).

Verb[edit]

skapa (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative skapaði, supine skapað)

  1. to create
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

skapa

  1. indefinite genitive plural of skap

Noun[edit]

skapa

  1. indefinite genitive plural of sköp

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Noun[edit]

skapa n

  1. definite plural of skap

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse skapa. Akin to English shape.

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Verb[edit]

skapa (present tense skapar or skaper, past tense skapa or skapte, past participle skapa or skapt, present participle skapande, imperative skap)

  1. to create

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

skapa n

  1. definite plural of skap

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Old Norse[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *skapjaną (to make, create, shape). Cognate with Old English scieppan, Old Frisian skeppa, Old Saxon skeppian, Old High German skaffan, Gothic *𐍃𐌺𐌰𐍀𐌾𐌰𐌽 (*skapjan).

Verb[edit]

skapa (singular past indicative skóp, plural past indicative skópu, past participle skapaðr)

  1. to shape, make, create

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References[edit]

  • skapa in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press

Old Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse skapa, from Proto-Germanic *skapjaną.

Verb[edit]

skapa

  1. to create, to produce

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Swedish skapa, from Old Norse skapa (to create), from Proto-Germanic *skapjaną. Related to German schaffen and English shape.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

skapa (present skapar, preterite skapade, supine skapat, imperative skapa)

  1. to create; to make, to manufacture; to put into existence, chiefly by a creative act

Usage notes[edit]

  • As an antiquated past participle, skapt is also used. See also förena

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