somlig

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse sumr.

Pronoun[edit]

somlig

  1. some
    somliga [människor] går i trasiga skor
    some [people] walk in worn-out shoes
    somligt regn faller på slätterna
    some rain falls in the plains

Declension[edit]

Inflection of somlig
Indefinite/attributive Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular somlig
Neuter singular somligt
Plural somliga
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 somlige
All somliga
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.

Usage notes[edit]

  • This pronoun (and adjective?) is mostly used in plural.

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