høne

See also: hone

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse hœna, from Proto-Indo-European *kan- (to sing).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /hœːnə/, [ˈhœːnə], [ˈhœːn̩]
  • (file)

NounEdit

høne c (singular definite hønen, plural indefinite høner or høns)

  1. hen
  2. chicken (as a food)
  3. (only plural) chicken, (Gallus)

InflectionEdit

Derived termsEdit

  • hønsefarm c
  • hønsehus n
  • hønsekødsuppe c
  • hønseri n
  • hønsestige c

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NorwegianEdit

NounEdit

høne c (plural høns)

  1. hen
  2. chicken (as a food)
  3. fanny (UK slang)

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Last modified on 28 March 2014, at 15:46