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See also: björk, Björk, and Bjørk

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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse bjǫrk, from Proto-Germanic *birkijǭ, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰerHǵs. Cognates include Danish birk, Swedish björk, German Birke, Dutch berk, English birch, and Lithuanian beržas.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bjørk f (genitive singular bjarkar, plural bjarkir)

  1. birch

DeclensionEdit

Declension of bjørk
f3 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative bjørk bjørkin bjarkir bjarkirnar
accusative bjørk bjørkina bjarkir bjarkirnar
dative bjørk bjørkini bjørkum, bjarkum bjørkunum, bjarkunum
genitive bjarkar bjarkarinnar bjarka bjarkanna

Related termsEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse bjǫrk, from Proto-Germanic *birkijǭ, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰerHǵs. Cognates include Danish birk, Swedish björk, German Birke, Dutch berk, English birch, and Lithuanian beržas

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bjørk f, m (definite singular bjørka or bjørken, indefinite plural bjørker, definite plural bjørkene)

  1. a birch (tree)
  2. birch (wood from the birch tree)

Derived termsEdit

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Norwegian NynorskEdit