skilling

EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

See skill (verb)

VerbEdit

skilling

  1. Present participle of skill.

Etymology 2Edit

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NounEdit

skilling (plural skillings)

  1. A Scandinavian monetary unit and coin up to the 19th century. (A subdivision of the Swedish riksdaler, the Danish and Norwegian rigsdaler and speciedaler).
See alsoEdit

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Etymology 3Edit

Compare sheeling.

NounEdit

skilling (plural skillings)

  1. A bay of a barn.
    • 1844, James Atkinson, An Account of the State of Agriculture and Grazing in New South Wales
      The barn may be built with lean-to's or skillings all round []
  2. A small addition to a cottage.

AnagramsEdit


DanishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse skillingr.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /skelenɡ/, [ˈsɡ̊elˀeŋ]

NounEdit

skilling c (singular definite skillingen, plural indefinite skillinger)

  1. skilling

InflectionEdit


SwedishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse skillingr.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

skilling c

  1. skilling

DeclensionEdit

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