svip

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From svippe ‎(to smack; crack a whip), from Old Norse svipa ‎(to move swiftly; whip), from Proto-Germanic *swipōną ‎(to move). Compare Old English swipu ‎(a scourge, whip). More at swipe.

Noun[edit]

svip n (singular definite svippet, plural indefinite svip)

  1. flick, swish
    i en svip, i et svip
    in an instant
  2. short trip (sviptur)
  3. madness, anger ( svip)

Inflection[edit]


Icelandic[edit]

Noun[edit]

svip

  1. indefinite accusative singular of svip

Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

svip ‎(plural svips)

  1. broom

Declension[edit]