våning

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Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Noun[edit]

våning c

  1. (large) apartment
  2. floor, storey / story of a building

Usage notes[edit]

Enumeration of the floors in Sweden is usually made by denoting the floor on, or closest to, the entry level (the ground floor) either bottenvåning (literally, bottom floor) or våningen 0 (floor zero), while the next is första våningen (first floor) or 1 tr. (=1 trappa, one flight of stairs), and the one after that andra våningen (second floor) or 2 tr. and so on.

Declension[edit]

Declension of våning 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative våning våningen våningar våningarna
Genitive vånings våningens våningars våningarnas