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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse barndómr (childhood); synchronically, barn (child) +‎ -dom (-hood).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /barndɔm/, [ˈb̥ɑːnˌd̥ʌmˀ]

NounEdit

barndom c (singular definite barndommen, not used in plural form)

  1. childhood

Usage notesEdit

In compounds: barndoms-.


Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse barndómr (childhood); synchronically, barn (child) +‎ -dom (-hood).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

barndom m (definite singular barndommen)

  1. childhood

Derived termsEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse barndómr (childhood); synchronically, barn (child) +‎ -dom (-hood).

NounEdit

barndom m (definite singular barndomen or barndommen)

  1. childhood

Derived termsEdit


SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse barndómr (childhood); synchronically, barn (child) +‎ -dom (-hood).

NounEdit

barndom c

  1. childhood

DeclensionEdit

Declension of barndom 
Uncountable
Indefinite Definite
Nominative barndom barndomen
Genitive barndoms barndomens

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