stemme

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

stemme (plural stemmes)

  1. Obsolete form of stem.

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Afrikaans[edit]

Noun[edit]

stemme

  1. plural of stem

Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Low German stemme, stemne, stimme, from Proto-Germanic *stamnijō (voice, sound). Cognate of English steven and German Stimme. The meaning "vote" is influenced by modern German.

The Norse word røst is still in use.

Noun[edit]

stemme c (singular definite stemmen, plural indefinite stemmer)

  1. voice (sound uttered by the mouth, especially that uttered by human beings in speech or song)
    Synonym: røst
  2. vote
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Low German stemmen, cf. German stimmen. Derived from the noun.

Verb[edit]

stemme (imperative stem, infinitive at stemme, present tense stemmer, past tense stemte, perfect tense har stemt)

  1. voice
  2. tune
  3. vote

Etymology 3[edit]

From Old Norse stemma, from Proto-Germanic *stammijaną (to stop).

Verb[edit]

stemme (imperative stem, present tense stemmer, past tense stemmede or stemte, past participle stemmet or stemt)

  1. stem
  2. chisel

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Dutch[edit]

Verb[edit]

stemme

  1. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of stemmen

German[edit]

Verb[edit]

stemme

  1. inflection of stemmen:
    1. first-person singular present
    2. singular imperative
    3. first/third-person singular subjunctive I

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From German Low German stimme

Noun[edit]

stemme m (definite singular stemmen, indefinite plural stemmer, definite plural stemmene)

  1. a voice
  2. a vote
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From German Low German stemmen

Verb[edit]

stemme (imperative stem, present tense stemmer, simple past stemte, past participle stemt, present participle stemmende)

  1. to tune (e.g. a guitar or a piano)
  2. to vote
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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Low German stimme

Noun[edit]

stemme f (definite singular stemma, indefinite plural stemmer, definite plural stemmene)

  1. a voice
  2. a vote
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Etymology 2[edit]

From German Low German stemmen

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Verb[edit]

stemme (present tense stemmer, past tense stemde or stemte, past participle stemt, present participle stemmande, imperative stem)

  1. to tune (e.g. a guitar or a piano)
  2. to vote
  3. to put in a certain mood
    Talen hans gjorde alle velvillig stemt.
    His speech made everyone positively inclined.
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