DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /bamsə/, [ˈb̥ɑmsə]

NounEdit

bamse c (singular definite bamsen, plural indefinite bamser)

  1. teddy bear
  2. (informal) bear
  3. a burly man

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GreenlandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Danish bamse.

NounEdit

bamse

  1. teddy bear