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Håndjern pl

EtymologyEdit

From hånd (hand) +‎ jern (iron).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /hɔnjɛrn/, [ˈhʌnˌjæɐ̯ˀn]

NounEdit

håndjern n (singular definite håndjernet, plural indefinite håndjern)

  1. handcuff (one ring of a locking fetter for the hand)
  2. (plural) handcuffs (metal rings for fastening wrists), manacle, manacles

Usage notesEdit

Mostly used in plural.

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From hånd- +‎ jern

NounEdit

håndjern n (definite singular håndjernet, indefinite plural håndjern, definite plural håndjerna or håndjernene)

  1. handcuffs