bøn

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DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

PIE root
*bʰeh₂-
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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bøn c (singular definite bønnen, plural indefinite bønner)

  1. request, plea
  2. prayer

DeclensionEdit

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FaroeseEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

PIE root
*bʰeh₂-
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NounEdit

bøn f (genitive singular bønar, plural bønir)

  1. request, plea
  2. prayer to God (Gud)

Related termsEdit

DeclensionEdit

Declension of bøn
f2 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative bøn bønin bønir bønirnar
accusative bøn bønina bønir bønirnar
dative bøn bønini bønum bønunum
genitive bønar bønarinnar bøna bønanna

Etymology 2Edit

From Danish bønne, from Old Norse baun, from Proto-Germanic *baunō, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰabʰ-, *bʰabʰ-eh₂- ‎(bean).

NounEdit

bøn f (genitive singular bønar, plural bønir)

  1. bean

SynonymsEdit

DeclensionEdit

Declension of bøn
f2 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative bøn bønin bønir bønirnar
accusative bøn bønina bønir bønirnar
dative bøn bønini bønum bønunum
genitive bønar bønarinnar bøna bønanna

Old SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse bœn, from Proto-Germanic *bōniz.

NounEdit

bø̄n f

  1. prayer, boon

DeclensionEdit

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