stolt

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

stolt

  1. second- and third-person singular present indicative of stollen
  2. (archaic) plural imperative of stollen

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From German Low German stolt and Old Norse stoltr, stolz

Adjective[edit]

stolt ‎(neuter singular stolt, definite singular and plural stolte, comparative stoltere, indefinite superlative stoltest, definite superlative stolteste)

  1. proud
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

stolt

  1. past participle of stole

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Low German stolt and Old Norse stoltr, stolz

Adjective[edit]

stolt ‎(neuter singular stolt, definite singular and plural stolte, comparative stoltare, indefinite superlative stoltast, definite superlative stoltaste)

  1. proud

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Swedish stolter ‎(majestic, beautiful, fine, proud), Danish stolt, Middle Low German stolt, Middle High German and present German stolz.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

stolt

  1. proud
    jag är stolt över dig
    I'm proud of you
    stolt som en tupp
    proud as a cock
    Sedan kommer matadoren, den stoltaste av dem alla
    Then comes the matador, the proudest of them all

Declension[edit]

Inflection of stolt
Indefinite/attributive Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular stolt stoltare stoltast
Neuter singular stolt stoltare stoltast
Plural stolta stoltare stoltast
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 stolte stoltare stoltaste
All stolta stoltare stoltaste
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.

Related terms[edit]

Adverb[edit]

stolt

  1. proudly

References[edit]

  • stolt in Elof Hellquist, Svensk etymologisk ordbok (1st ed., 1922)