synes

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Danish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Formally a passive of syne. Compare Old Norse sýnask (appear), Norwegian Nynorsk synas, Swedish synas.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

synes (past syntes, perfect har syntes)

  1. to think (with an object or a subordinate clause)
  2. to seem, appear (with an infinitive)
  3. to look (with an adjective)
  4. to like (with the preposition om), see synes om
Inflection[edit]
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

synes

  1. infinitive passive of syne
  2. present tense passive of syne

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse sýnast.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Verb[edit]

synes (imperative synes, present tense synes or syns, simple past and past participle syntes)

  1. to appear, seem
  2. to think (be of the opinion that)
  3. synes synd - to be / feel sorry for

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Swedish[edit]

Verb[edit]

synes

  1. present tense of synas.