Last modified on 27 May 2014, at 19:49

våken

NorwegianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse vakinn, from Proto-Indo-European *weǵ- (to be strong). This form, as opposed to vaken, is due to influence from Danish vågen.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

våken (masculine våken; feminine våken; neuter våkent; plural våkne; comparative våknere; superlative våknest)

  1. awake (not asleep)
  2. alert, perceptive