svåger

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From Middle Low German swāger, from Old Saxon *swāgar, from Proto-Germanic *swēgraz, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *swéḱuros (husband's father).

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svåger c

  1. a brother-in-law; a brother of someone's spouse

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Declension of svåger 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative svåger svågern svågrar svågrarna
Genitive svågers svågerns svågrars svågrarnas

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