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Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse humli, probably from Proto-Slavic *xъmelь.[1] Compare with Swedish humle, Faroese humli, humla, Icelandic humall.

NounEdit

humle m ‎(definite singular humlen, indefinite plural humler, definite plural humlene)

  1. hop (a plant)
  2. hop (fruit of the hop plant)

Etymology 2Edit

Imitative (lydord), related to humre

NounEdit

humle f, m ‎(definite singular humla or humlen, indefinite plural humler, definite plural humlene)

  1. a bumblebee (large bee)

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
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Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse humli, probably from Proto-Slavic *xъmelь.[2] Compare with Swedish humle, Faroese humli, humla, Icelandic humall.

NounEdit

humle m ‎(definite singular humlen, indefinite plural humlar, definite plural humlane)

  1. hop (a plant)
  2. hop (fruit of the hop plant)

Etymology 2Edit

Imitative (lydord), related to humre

NounEdit

humle f ‎(definite singular humla, indefinite plural humler, definite plural humlene)

  1. a bumblebee (large bee)

ReferencesEdit


SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Probably from Proto-Slavic *xъmelь[3] Compare with Norwegian humle, Faroese humli, humla, Icelandic humall.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

humle c

  1. hop (a plant)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ humle in Elof Hellquist, Svensk etymologisk ordbok (1st ed., 1922)
  2. ^ humle in Elof Hellquist, Svensk etymologisk ordbok (1st ed., 1922)
  3. ^ humle in Elof Hellquist, Svensk etymologisk ordbok (1st ed., 1922).