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Norwegian BokmålEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

brygga m or f

  1. definite feminine singular of brygge

VerbEdit

brygga

  1. inflection of brygge:
    1. simple past
    2. past participle

Norwegian NynorskEdit

NounEdit

brygga f

  1. definite singular of brygge

SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

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Etymology 1Edit

From Old Swedish bryggia, from Old Norse bryggja, from Proto-Germanic *brugjǭ, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰerw-, *bʰrēw-.

NounEdit

brygga c

  1. a pier supported on piles or cribs, or floating on pontoons, used for mooring small boats or for bathing
  2. a bridge; nautical
  3. bridge; gymnastics
DeclensionEdit
Declension of brygga 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative brygga bryggan bryggor bryggorna
Genitive bryggas bryggans bryggors bryggornas
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VerbEdit

brygga (present bryggar, preterite bryggade, supine bryggat, imperative brygga)

  1. to bridge (to create a connection; more commonly in the compound överbrygga, but also on its own)
    • 1995, Swedish government, Proposition 1995/96:38 Länsindelningen i Skåne och Västsverige m.m., section 3.4.2
      En stor del av nuvarande hinder har i Västsverige bryggats över genom samarbete mellan Göteborgs och Bohus och Älvsborgs län.
      A large portion of current obstacles have in Western Sweden been bridged through cooperation between Göteborgs och Bohus and Älvsborg County.
    Jag bryggade bränslepumpsrelät och fick det omlödt
    I bridged the fuel pump relay and had it resoldered
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Etymology 2Edit

From Old Swedish bryggia, from Old Norse *bryggja, from Proto-Germanic *brewwaną.

VerbEdit

brygga (present brygger, preterite bryggde, supine bryggt, imperative brygg)

  1. to brew (to prepare liquor or coffee)
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