DanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse bryggja, from Proto-Germanic *brugjǭ. Cognate with English bridge and German Brücke.

NounEdit

brygge c (singular definite bryggen, plural indefinite brygger)

  1. wharf, quay
InflectionEdit
SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

brygge,1” in Den Danske Ordbog

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse *bryggva (past participle bruginn, from Proto-Germanic *brewwaną. Cognates include English brew and German bräuen. Icelandic Old Norse uses the weak verb brugga, from Proto-Germanic *bruwwōną, which is also the origin of German brauen.

VerbEdit

brygge (imperative bryg, infinitive at brygge, present tense brygger, past tense bryggede, perfect tense har/er brygget)

  1. brew

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

brygge,2” in Den Danske Ordbog


Middle EnglishEdit

NounEdit

brygge

  1. Alternative form of brigge

Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse bryggja

NounEdit

brygge f or m (definite singular brygga or bryggen, indefinite plural brygger, definite plural bryggene)

  1. (nautical) a landing stage, jetty, pier, wharf, dock (US)
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Middle Norwegian bryggja

VerbEdit

brygge (imperative brygg, present tense brygger, passive brygges, simple past and past participle brygga or brygget, present participle bryggende)

  1. to brew (beer)
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Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
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Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse bryggja

NounEdit

brygge f (definite singular brygga, indefinite plural brygger, definite plural bryggene)

  1. (nautical) a landing stage, jetty, pier, wharf, dock (US)

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit