Last modified on 22 August 2014, at 15:03

grøn

See also: gron, grón, and grön

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse grœnn, from Proto-Germanic *grōniz (green), ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *gʰreH₁- (grow, become green).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɡrœn/, [ɡ̊ʁɶnˀ]

AdjectiveEdit

grøn (neuter grønt, definite and plural grønne, comparative grønnere, superlative grønnest)

  1. green (having green as its colour)
  2. green (inexperienced)
  3. green (environmentally friendly)
  4. (as a noun) green (colour)

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FaroeseEdit

AdjectiveEdit

grøn

  1. feminine nominative singular of grønur
  2. neuter nominative plural of grønur
  3. neuter accusative plural of grønur



Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse grœnn, from Proto-Germanic *grōniz (green).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

grøn (masculine and feminine grøn, neuter grønt, definite singular and plural grøne, comparative grønare, indefinite superlative grønast, definite superlative grønaste)

  1. green (having green as its colour)
    Graset var grønt.
    The grass was green.
  2. unexperienced
  3. politics with focus on agriculture, rural areas, environment and resources.
  4. angry

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