tärna

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See also: tarna, tårna, and tarną

Swedish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse þerna (servant girl, maid), from Old Saxon thiorna, from Proto-Germanic *þewernǭ.

Noun[edit]

tärna c

  1. a bridesmaid

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse þerna (tern).

Noun[edit]

tärna c

  1. (zoology) a tern

Declension[edit]

Declension of tärna 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative tärna tärnan tärnor tärnorna
Genitive tärnas tärnans tärnors tärnornas

Etymology 3[edit]

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Verb[edit]

tärna (present tärnar, preterite tärnade, supine tärnat, imperative tärna)

  1. to cut into cubes (often about food)

Declension[edit]