See also: brok and brók

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EtymologyEdit

From Low German brök, brok (broken (number)), from Middle Low German bröke, broke, from Proto-Germanic *brukiz (breach), cognate with English breach, German Bruch, Dutch breuk (Swedish bråk is also borrowed from Low German).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /brøːˀk/, [ˈb̥ʁœ̞ˀɡ̊]

NounEdit

brøk c (singular definite brøken, plural indefinite brøker)

  1. (arithmetic) fraction (ratio of two integers)

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DescendantsEdit

  • Greenlandic: brøki

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From German Low German brok, brök

NounEdit

brøk m (definite singular brøken, indefinite plural brøker, definite plural brøkene)

  1. (arithmetic) a fraction (ratio of two integers)

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From German Low German brok, brök

NounEdit

brøk m (definite singular brøken, indefinite plural brøkar, definite plural brøkane)

  1. (arithmetic) a fraction (part of a whole)

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