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Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Low German gans or Middle Dutch gansch; both from Old High German ganz (whole, entire, sound, complete), from Proto-Germanic *gantaz (all, whole, complete). Compare also related West Frisian gânsk (whole, entire, outright, overall).

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

ganske

  1. quite (completely)
  2. quite (to a great extent or degree)
  3. quite (to a moderate extent or degree)

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Low German gans or Middle Dutch gansch; both from Old High German ganz (whole, entire, sound, complete), from Proto-Germanic *gantaz (all, whole, complete). Compare also related West Frisian gânsk (whole, entire, outright, overall).

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

ganske

  1. quite (completely)
  2. quite, rather (to a certain extent or degree)

ReferencesEdit