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DanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse ǫnd, a variant of andi (related to anda (breathe)), from Proto-Germanic *anadô, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂enh₁- (to breathe).

NounEdit

ånd c (singular definite ånden, plural indefinite ånder)

  1. spirit, mind
  2. ghost
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Etymology 2Edit

See ånde (to breathe).

VerbEdit

ånd

  1. imperative of ånde

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

Probably from Danish ånd, which in turn comes from Old Norse ǫnd, a variant of andi.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ånd m (definite singular ånden, indefinite plural ånder, definite plural åndene)

  1. spirit, mind
  2. ghost

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

Probably from Danish ånd, which in turn comes from Old Norse ǫnd, a variant of andi.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ånd f (definite singular ånda, indefinite plural ånder, definite plural åndene)

  1. spirit, mind
  2. ghost

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