straff

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German[edit]

Adjective[edit]

straff

  1. tight, firm, of an object that could also be slack

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Low German or German Low German; compare with German Strafe

Noun[edit]

straff m (definite singular straffen, indefinite plural straffer, definite plural straffene)

  1. a punishment
  2. a penalty
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Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

straff

  1. imperative of straffe

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German or German Low German; compare with German Strafe

Noun[edit]

straff f (definite singular straffa, indefinite plural straffer, definite plural straffene)

  1. a punishment
  2. a penalty

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Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

straff n, c

  1. a punishment, a penalty n
  2. (law) sentence n
  3. (soccer) penalty kick; Contraction of straffspark. c
  4. (ice hockey) penalty shot c

Declension[edit]

Declension of straff 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative straff straffet straff straffen
Genitive straffs straffets straffs straffens
Declension of straff 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative straff straffen straffar straffarna
Genitive straffs straffens straffars straffarnas

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