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See also: gate, Gate, GATE, gâte, gatë, gatě, -gate, and gâté

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse gáta, related to gjette (to guess).

NounEdit

gåte c

  1. puzzle, riddle, enigma
  2. mystery
  3. rebus, conundrum, logogriph, word game

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse gáta, related to gjetta (to guess).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

gåte f (definite singular gåta, indefinite plural gåter, definite plural gåtene)

  1. riddle, enigma, conundrum
  2. mystery

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit