tecken

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Etymology[edit]

PIE root
*deyḱ-
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Noun[edit]

tecken n

  1. A visible indication; a sign.
    Det mörka molnet är ett tecken på att det kommer börja regna
    That dark cloud is a sign that it will begin to rain.
  2. A meaningful gesture
  3. A symbol, for example a letter of the alphabet or a more specialized sign.
  4. (mathematics) sign (plus or minus)
  5. A unit in the sign language, corresponding to a word in spoken language.
  6. Short for stjärntecken; an astrological sign.
  7. Short for järtecken; an omen

Declension[edit]

Inflection of tecken 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative tecken tecknet tecken tecknen
Genitive teckens tecknets teckens tecknens

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