hjørne

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse hyrna f, *hyrni n (not attested in Classical Old Norse, but in Middle Norwegian), from Proto-Germanic *hurnijǭ f, *hurniją n.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /jœrnə/, [ˈjœ̞ɐ̯nə]

NounEdit

hjørne n (singular definite hjørnet, plural indefinite hjørner)

  1. corner
  2. nook
  3. niche
  4. (graph theory) node
    • 2005, Gyldendals Minilex. Matematik, Gyldendal Uddannelse, →ISBN, page 104:
      Det ville svare til, at nedenstående graf har en ▻Eulertur, hvilket den ikke har, idet ikke hvert hjørne har lige valens...
      This would imply that the graph below has an Euler trail, which it does not, since not every node has an even degree...

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Norwegian Bokmål: hjørne

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Danish hjørne.

NounEdit

hjørne n (definite singular hjørnet, indefinite plural hjørner, definite plural hjørna or hjørnene)

  1. a corner

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Norwegian Bokmål hjørne, in turn from Danish hjørne.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /²jœrnə/, /²jøːrnə/

NounEdit

hjørne n (definite singular hjørnet, indefinite plural hjørne, definite plural hjørna)

  1. a corner

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit