vifta

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Icelandic[edit]

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Noun[edit]

vifta f (genitive singular viftu, nominative plural viftur)

  1. fan (handheld device)
  2. fan (electrical device)

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Noun[edit]

vifta m, f

  1. definite feminine singular of vifte

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse veifa.

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Verb[edit]

vifta (present tense viftar, past tense vifta, past participle vifta, passive infinitive viftast, present participle viftande, imperative vifta/vift)

  1. (transitive) to fan
  2. (intransitive) to blow (to be suspended and be moved by the wind)

Etymology 2[edit]

From the verb in Etymology 1

Noun[edit]

vifta f

  1. definite singular of vifte

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Swedish[edit]

Verb[edit]

vifta

  1. to wag
    en glad hund viftar på svansen
    a happy dog wags its tail

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