Detailed Translations for lament from English to Swedish


to lament verb (laments, lamented, lamenting)

  1. to lament (wail; complain; make complaints)
    klaga; jämra sig
    • klaga verb (klagar, klagade, klagat)
    • jämra sig verb (jämrar sig, jämrade sig, jämrat sig)
  2. to lament (yammer; whimper; yack; whine; whinge)
    klaga; gnälla
    • klaga verb (klagar, klagade, klagat)
    • gnälla verb (gnäller, gnällde, gnällt)
  3. to lament
    jämra sig; lamentera
    • jämra sig verb (jämrar sig, jämrade sig, jämrat sig)
    • lamentera verb (lamenterar, lamenterade, lamenterat)
  4. to lament
    begråta; klaga; beklaga; jämra
    • begråta verb (begråter, begrät, begråtit)
    • klaga verb (klagar, klagade, klagat)
    • beklaga verb (beklagar, beklagade, beklagat)
    • jämra verb (jämrar, jämrade, jämrat)

Conjugations for lament:

  1. lament
  2. lament
  3. laments
  4. lament
  5. lament
  6. lament
simple past
  1. lamented
  2. lamented
  3. lamented
  4. lamented
  5. lamented
  6. lamented
present perfect
  1. have lamented
  2. have lamented
  3. has lamented
  4. have lamented
  5. have lamented
  6. have lamented
past continuous
  1. was lamenting
  2. were lamenting
  3. was lamenting
  4. were lamenting
  5. were lamenting
  6. were lamenting
  1. shall lament
  2. will lament
  3. will lament
  4. shall lament
  5. will lament
  6. will lament
continuous present
  1. am lamenting
  2. are lamenting
  3. is lamenting
  4. are lamenting
  5. are lamenting
  6. are lamenting
  1. be lamented
  2. be lamented
  3. be lamented
  4. be lamented
  5. be lamented
  6. be lamented
  1. lament!
  2. let's lament!
  3. lamented
  4. lamenting
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

lament [the ~] nomen

  1. the lament (elegy)
  2. the lament (elegiac poem; lamentation; elegy)
  3. the lament (requiem; funeral song; eulogy; dirge)
  4. the lament (wail)
    klagosång; veklagan


  1. lament

Translation Matrix for lament:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
elegi elegiac poem; elegy; lament; lamentation eulogy; funeral oration
elegisk vers elegiac poem; elegy; lament; lamentation
klagosång lament; wail
klagovisa elegiac poem; elegy; lament; lamentation complaint; dirge; jeremiad; lamentation
requiem dirge; eulogy; funeral song; lament; requiem
veklagan lament; wail lamentation
- coronach; dirge; elegy; lamentation; plaint; requiem; threnody; wail
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
begråta lament mourn for
beklaga lament commiserate; condole; feel with someone; pity; sympathize with; take pity
gnälla lament; whimper; whine; whinge; yack; yammer bellyache; complain; gripe; grouse; grumble; howl; twaddle; wail; whimper; whine; whinge; yammer; yell
jämra lament howl; whine; yell
jämra sig complain; lament; make complaints; wail cry; groan; moan; weep; whine
klaga complain; lament; make complaints; wail; whimper; whine; whinge; yack; yammer bawl; bluster; chanter; complain; complaint; crackle; cry; deplore; gripe; groan; grouse; growl; grumble; harp; moan; mumble; mutter; nag; object; protest; raise objections; rumble; scream with laughter; snarl; sputter; squeal; weep
lamentera lament
- bemoan; bewail; deplore; keen
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
beskärma lament

Related Words for "lament":

Synonyms for "lament":

Related Definitions for "lament":

  1. a mournful poem; a lament for the dead1
  2. a song or hymn of mourning composed or performed as a memorial to a dead person1
  3. a cry of sorrow and grief1
    • their pitiful laments could be heard throughout the ward1
  4. regret strongly1
    • we lamented the loss of benefits1
  5. express grief verbally1
    • we lamented the death of the child1

Wiktionary Translations for lament:

Cross Translation:
lament klagan; klagomål Klage — sprachlich gefasste Äußerung unlustvoller Gefühle von Schmerz, Leid oder Trauer, etwa über den Tod eines Menschen
lament jämra sig; klaga jammern — sich weinerlich (und traurig) beschweren, wehklagen
lament sörja klagen — einen Verlust bejammern
lament klaga; lamentera; jämra sig lamentierenabwertend: jammern, klagen
lament anklagelse; beskyllning; klagomål; åtal plainte — Traductions à trier suivant le sens