dronning

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse dróttning ‎(mistress, queen), from dróttinn ‎(lord, leader), from drótt ‎(band, flock).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

dronning c (singular definite dronningen, plural indefinite dronninger)

  1. queen (monarch)
  2. (chess) queen

InflectionEdit

See alsoEdit

Chess pieces in Danish · skakbrikken (skak + brikken) (layout · text)
♟ ♞ ♝ ♜ ♛ ♚
bonde springer løber tårn dronning konge
Playing cards in Danish · kort, spillekort (layout · text)
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es toer treer firer femmer sekser syver
47 Otto di picche.jpg 48 Nove di picche.jpg 49 Dieci di picche.jpg 50 J di picche.jpg 51 Q di picche.jpg 52 K di picche.jpg Jolly Nero.jpg
otter nier tier knægt, bonde dame, dronning konge joker

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse dróttning.

NounEdit

dronning f, m ‎(definite singular dronninga or dronningen, indefinite plural dronninger, definite plural dronningene)

  1. queen (a female monarch)
  2. queen (chess piece)
  3. queen (reproductive female of certain insects)

Derived termsEdit

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse dróttning.

NounEdit

dronning f ‎(definite singular dronninga, indefinite plural dronningar, definite plural dronningane)

  1. queen (a female monarch)
  2. queen (chess piece)
  3. queen (reproductive female of certain insects)

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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