sulten

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Danish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse soltinn, originally the past participle of the archaic verb svelte (waste away, emaciate).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /sultɘn/, [ˈsuld̥ɘn]

Adjective[edit]

sulten

  1. Hungry, wanting to eat.
  2. Greatly desiring something.
Inflection[edit]
Inflection of sulten
Positive Comparative Superlative
Common singular sulten 2
Neuter singular sultent 2
Plural sultne 2
Definite attributive1 sultne
1) When an adjective is applied predicatively to something definite, the corresponding "indefinite" form is used.
2) The "indefinite" superlatives may not be used attributively.

Etymology 2[edit]

Non-lemma forms.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /sultɘn/, [ˈsulˀd̥ɘn]

Noun[edit]

sulten c

  1. singular definite of sult

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Adjective[edit]

sulten (neuter singular sultent, definite singular and plural sultne, comparative sultnere, indefinite superlative sultnest, definite superlative sultneste)

  1. hungry

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Noun[edit]

sulten m

  1. definite singular of sult

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