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DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

for- +‎ svar
From the verb forsvare

NounEdit

forsvar n (singular definite forsvaret, plural indefinite forsvar)

  1. defence
InflectionEdit

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From the verb forsvare

NounEdit

forsvar n (definite singular forsvaret, indefinite plural forsvar, definite plural forsvara or forsvarene)

  1. defence (UK), or defense (US)
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

forsvar

  1. imperative of forsvare

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From forsvara/forsvare (“defend”).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

forsvar n (definite singular forsvaret, indefinite plural forsvar, definite plural forsvara)

  1. defence
    Kva har du å seia i forsvaret ditt?
    What's your defence?
  2. military force
    Forsvaret i landet hadde investert i nye jagarfly.
    The military forces of the country had invested in new jet fighters.

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

forsvar

  1. imperative of forsvara and forsvare

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