økse

DanishEdit

økse

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /øksə/, [ˈøɡ̊sə]

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse øx (axe), from Proto-Germanic *akwisī, from a Proto-Indo-European *h₂egʷs-ih₂- (axe), from *h₂eḱ- (sharp, pointed).

NounEdit

økse c (singular definite øksen, plural indefinite økser)

  1. axe (tool, ancient weapon)
InflectionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse øxa (to axe), from øx (axe).

VerbEdit

økse (imperative øks, infinitive at økse, present tense økser, past tense øksede, past participle er/har økset)

  1. (rare) axe (to chop with an axe)

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Last modified on 3 August 2013, at 14:30