DanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Danish drikkæ, (Western) Old Norse drekka, from Proto-Germanic *drinkaną, cognate with Swedish dricka, English drink, German trinken.

VerbEdit

drikke (imperative drik, present drikker, past drak, past participle, n drukket, c drukken, definite or plural drukne)

  1. drink
  2. have (to partake of a drink)

InflectionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Danish drickæ, from the verb.

NounEdit

drikke

  1. (rare) drink
    mad og drikke
    Food and drink

Etymology 3Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

NounEdit

drikke c

  1. indefinite plural of drik

Norwegian BokmålEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse drykkja

NounEdit

drikke n (indeclinable) (uncountable)

  1. drink (mass noun)
    mat og drikke - food and drink
Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse drekka (to drink), from Proto-Germanic *drinkaną (to drink), from Proto-Indo-European *dʰrenǵ- (to draw into one's mouth, sip, gulp), from *dʰreg- (to draw, glide)

VerbEdit

drikke (imperative drikk, present tense drikker, passive drikkes, simple past drakk, past participle drukket, present participle drikkende)

  1. to drink
Derived termsEdit

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse drekka, from Proto-Germanic *drinkaną. Cognates include English drink.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

drikke (present tense drikk, past tense drakk, past participle drukke, passive infinitive drikkast, present participle drikkande, imperative drikk)

  1. (transitive, intransitive) to drink
  2. (intransitive) to drink an alcoholic beverage

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

Noun 1Edit

drikke f (definite singular drikka, uncountable)

  1. drink (mass noun)
    mat og drikke - food and drink

Noun 2Edit

drikke n (definite singular drikket, indefinite plural drikke, definite plural drikka)

  1. something to drink

Derived termsEdit

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