tunn

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See also: tunn' and tünn

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse þunnr, from Proto-Germanic *þunnuz, from Proto-Indo-European *ténh₂us.

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tunn (comparative tunnare, superlative tunnast)

  1. thin; having small thickness
  2. scanty, thin; sparsely occurring
  3. diffuse, diluted; lacking substance

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Inflection of tunn
Indefinite/attributive Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular tunn tunnare tunnast
Neuter singular tunt tunnare tunnast
Plural tunna tunnare tunnast
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 tunne tunnare tunnaste
All tunna tunnare tunnaste
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in an attributive role.

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