svale

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Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

svale m

  1. vocative singular of sval

Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

svale c (singular definite svalen, plural indefinite svaler)

  1. swallow (bird)

Inflection[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Etymology 1[edit]

Adjective[edit]

svale

  1. definite singular of sval
  2. plural of sval

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse svala.

Noun[edit]

svale f or m (definite singular svala or svalen, indefinite plural svaler, definite plural svalene)

  1. a swallow (bird of the Hirundinidae family)
    en svale gjør ingen sommerone swallow doesn't make a summer

Etymology 3[edit]

From the adjective sval

Verb[edit]

svale (imperative sval, present tense svaler, passive svales, simple past svala or svalet or svalte, past participle svala or svalet or svalt, present participle svalende)

  1. to cool, refresh

References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

From Old Norse svala, from Proto-Germanic *swalwǭ. As does also English swallow.

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

svale f (definite singular svala, indefinite plural svaler, definite plural svalene)

  1. swallow (bird of the family Hirundinidae)
    Svaler er snøgge i vendingane.
    Swallows are quick when they turn.
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From the adjective sval.

Verb[edit]

svale (present tense svalar, past tense svala, past participle svala, passive infinitive svalast, present participle svalande, imperative sval)

  1. to cool, refresh
  2. to soothe, relieve
Alternative forms[edit]
  • svala (a- and split infinitives)
Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

svale f (definite singular svala, indefinite plural svaler, definite plural svalene)

  1. a fresh breeze

Adjective[edit]

svale

  1. definite singular of sval
  2. plural of sval

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ivar Aasen (1850) , “Svola”, in Ordbog over det norske Folkesprog, Oslo: Samlaget, published 2000

Anagrams[edit]


Slovak[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

svale m

  1. locative singular of sval

Swedish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

svale

  1. absolute definite natural masculine form of sval.

Anagrams[edit]