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Norwegian BokmålEdit

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NounEdit

grina n

  1. definite plural of grin

Norwegian NynorskEdit

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Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse grína.

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VerbEdit

grina (present tense grin, past tense grein, past participle grine, present participle grinande, imperative grin)

  1. to cry
  2. to grimace
  3. to have openings, not be tight

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

grina n

  1. definite plural of grin

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SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse grína, from Proto-Germanic *grīnaną.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

grina (present grinar, preterite grinade, supine grinat, imperative grina)

  1. (colloquial, derogatory) to weep, to cry, to cry too much or for the wrong reason
  2. (dialectal, chiefly in Skåne and Finland) to laugh

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