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årsak

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse órsǫk, borrowed from Middle Low German orsake.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

årsak f, m (definite singular årsaka or årsaken, indefinite plural årsaker, definite plural årsakene)

  1. a reason
  2. a cause

SynonymsEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse órsǫk, from Middle Low German orsake.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

årsak f (definite singular årsaka, indefinite plural årsaker, definite plural årsakene)

  1. reason, cause
    Ein trur at det kraftige regnet var årsaka til raset.
    It is thought that the heavy rain was the cause of the landslide.

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