Last modified on 8 September 2014, at 08:13

øye

See also: oye

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse auga, from Proto-Germanic *augô, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h₃ekʷ- (eye; to see).

NounEdit

øye n (definite singular øyet, indefinite plural øyne or øyer, definite plural øynene or øyene or øya)

  1. (anatomy) an eye
    et blått øye - a black eye
    med det blotte øye - with the naked eye
  2. eye (hole in a needle)

Derived termsEdit