stav

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Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *stavъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

stav m

  1. state (condition)
  2. (computing) state
  3. (economics) state
  4. loom (frame)

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Further reading[edit]

  • stav in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • stav in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Verb[edit]

stav

  1. imperative of stave

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *stavъ.

Mathematical and musical senses are probably taken from German Satz.

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Noun[edit]

stȁv m (Cyrillic spelling ста̏в)

  1. posture, stance, position
  2. attitude, opinion, sentiment
  3. (music) movement
  4. (mathematics) theorem, proposition

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Swedish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • staf (obsolete since 1906)

Etymology[edit]

From Old Swedish staver, from Old Norse stafr, from Proto-Norse ᛋᛏᚼᛒᚼ (staba), from Proto-Germanic *stabaz.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

stav c

  1. a staff, a rod
  2. a letter (in the runic alphabet, sometimes also in the Latin alphabet)

Declension[edit]

Declension of stav 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative stav staven stavar stavarna
Genitive stavs stavens stavars stavarnas

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