straum

Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse straumr, from Proto-Germanic *straumaz, from Proto-Indo-European *srowmos, from *srew- (to flow).

NounEdit

straum m (definite singular straumen, indefinite plural straumar, definite plural straumane)

  1. stream
  2. electricity
    Straumen gjekk i dag tidleg.
    We lost electricity this morning.

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Last modified on 3 August 2013, at 14:39