vakt

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Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Ottoman Turkish وقت (vakt), from Arabic وَقْت (waqt).

Noun[edit]

vakt m (indefinite plural vakta, definite singular vakti, definite plural vaktat) [1] [2]

  1. meal, mealtime, repast
  2. time, period, moment

References[edit]

  1. ^ Fialuur i voghel Sccyp e ltinisct (Small Dictionary of Albanian and Latin), page 168, by P. Jak Junkut, 1895, Sckoder
  2. ^ Dictionnaire Français-Albanais / Fjalor Shqip-Frengjisht, page 616, Vedat Kokona, Tiranë, 2002, ISBN 99927-726-4-6

Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German wachte, from Old Saxon wahta, from Proto-Germanic *wahtwō.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

vakt f (genitive singular vaktar, plural vaktir)

  1. guard
  2. watch

Declension[edit]

Declension of vakt
f2 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative vakt vaktin vaktir vaktirnar
accusative vakt vaktina vaktir vaktirnar
dative vakt vaktini vaktum vaktunum
genitive vaktar vaktarinnar vakta vaktanna

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Icelandic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

vakt f (genitive singular vaktar, nominative plural vaktir)

  1. shift, watch
  2. guard

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Low German wacht, wachte

Noun[edit]

vakt f, m (definite singular vakta or vakten, indefinite plural vakter, definite plural vaktene)

  1. a guard (person)
    stå vakt - stand guard
  2. a watch (period of duty; time period)
    holde vakt - keep watch
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Etymology 2[edit]

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Verb[edit]

vakt

  1. past participle of vekke

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German wacht, wachte

Noun[edit]

vakt f (definite singular vakta, indefinite plural vakter, definite plural vaktene)

  1. a guard (person)
  2. a watch (period of duty; time period)

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German wachte, from Old Saxon wahta, from Proto-Germanic *wahtwō.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

vakt c

  1. guard

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