sparsam

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

sparen +‎ -sam

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈʃpaːʁzam/, /ˈʃpaːʁzaːm/
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Adjective[edit]

sparsam (comparative sparsamer, superlative am sparsamsten)

  1. economical, thrifty

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Adverb[edit]

sparsam

  1. sparingly

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Latin[edit]

Participle[edit]

sparsam

  1. accusative feminine singular of sparsus

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From spar (save) +‎ -sam

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

sparsam (masculine and feminine sparsam, neuter sparsamt, definite singular and plural sparsame, comparative sparsamare, indefinite superlative sparsamast, definite superlative sparsamaste)

  1. limited
    Me har sparsamt med opplysningar om dette.
    We have limited information about this.
  2. frugal

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

spara +‎ -sam

Adjective[edit]

sparsam

  1. frugal
  2. limited, lacking

Declension[edit]

Inflection of sparsam
Indefinite Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular sparsam sparsammare sparsammast
Neuter singular sparsamt sparsammare sparsammast
Plural sparsamma sparsammare sparsammast
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 sparsamme sparsammare sparsammaste
All sparsamma sparsammare sparsammaste
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in the predicative.

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