støtte

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Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /støtə/, [ˈsd̥ød̥ə]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Low German stutte, derived from the verb.

Noun[edit]

støtte c (singular definite støtten, plural indefinite støtter)

  1. support (something holding a thing)
  2. support (moral help)
  3. support, grant (financial help)
  4. pillar, statue (monument made of stone or marble)
Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Icelandic: stytta
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Low German stutten, from Proto-Germanic *stuttijaną, cognate with German stützen.

Verb[edit]

støtte (past tense støtta, past participle støttet)

  1. (transitive) to support (to hold up)
  2. (transitive) to support (to help morally or financially)
  3. (intransitive) to stand (on a weak leg)
  4. (reflexive) to lean on (to use as support)
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Etymology 3[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Adjective[edit]

støtte

  1. definite singular of støt
  2. plural of støt

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Low German stutte

Noun[edit]

støtte f or m (definite singular støtta or støtten, indefinite plural støtter, definite plural støttene)

  1. (a) support
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Low German stutten

Verb[edit]

støtte (imperative støtt, present tense støtter, passive støttes, simple past and past participle støtta or støttet, present participle støttende)

  1. to support

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Low German stutte

Noun[edit]

støtte f (definite singular støtta, indefinite plural støtter, definite plural støttene)

  1. (a) support
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Low German stutten

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

støtte (present tense støttar, past tense støtta, past participle støtta, passive infinitive støttast, present participle støttande, imperative støtt)

  1. to support

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