smitta

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Verb[edit]

smitta

  1. simple past of smitte
  2. past participle of smitte

Old Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *smitjaną, *smitōną, *smittōną (to stain; tarnish), secondary forms of Proto-Germanic *smītaną (to throw; hurl; splatter), from Proto-Indo-European *smeyd- (to smear). Cognate with Old English smittian (to smear; pollute; defile), dialectal Norwegian smita (to smear thinly; creep away). More at smut, smite.

Verb[edit]

smitta

  1. to stain

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Swedish[edit]

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Noun[edit]

smitta c

  1. an infectious disease, an epidemic

Declension[edit]

Declension of smitta 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative smitta smittan smittor smittorna
Genitive smittas smittans smittors smittornas

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Verb[edit]

smitta (present smittar, preterite smittade, supine smittat, imperative smitta)

  1. to infect

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