økse

DanishEdit

økse

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /øksə/, [ˈøɡ̊sə]

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse øx ‎(axe), from Proto-Germanic *akwisī, from a Proto-Indo-European *h₂egʷs-ih₂- ‎(axe), from *h₂eḱ- ‎(sharp, pointed).

NounEdit

økse c (singular definite øksen, plural indefinite økser)

  1. axe (tool, ancient weapon)
InflectionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse øxa ‎(to axe), from øx ‎(axe).

VerbEdit

økse ‎(imperative øks, infinitive at økse, present tense økser, past tense øksede, past participle er/har økset)

  1. (rare) axe (to chop with an axe)

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