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hjort

hjort

Danish

Noun

hjort c (singular definite hjorten, plural indefinite hjorte)

  1. deer, stag

Inflection

References


Norwegian Bokmål

Etymology

From Old Norse hjǫrtr

Noun

hjort m (definite singular hjorten, indefinite plural hjorter, definite plural hjortene)

  1. a red deer (Cervus elaphus)

References


Norwegian Nynorsk

Etymology

From Old Norse hjǫrtr

Noun

hjort m (definite singular hjorten, indefinite plural hjortar, definite plural hjortane)

  1. a red deer (Cervus elaphus)

References


Swedish

Etymology

From Old Swedish hiorter, from Old Norse hjǫrtr, from Proto-Germanic *herutaz, from Proto-Indo-European *kerw-.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /jʊrt/
  • Homophone: gjort

Noun

hjort c

  1. a deer, a hart

Declension

Inflection of hjort 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative hjort hjorten hjortar hjortarna
Genitive hjorts hjortens hjortars hjortarnas

Related terms

  • dovhjort
  • hjortfärs
  • hjorthorn
  • hjortsadel

See also