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SWEDISH WORD OF THE WEEK: WORD #55

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WORD #55:
HOV
1. hoof (common gender/en-word, pl: hovar)
2. court (as in a kingdom) (neuter gender/ett-word, pl: hov)

2 years ago

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They are pronounced differently though. 1 has the long O-sound, while 2 has the long Å-sound.

2 years ago

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And "hov" (court) is pronounced like "håv" which means hand net

2 years ago

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The first one is hoef in Dutch and the second one is hof in Dutch.

2 years ago