DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse hústrú, from húsfrú (housewife).

NounEdit

hustru c (singular definite hustruen, plural indefinite hustruer)

  1. wife

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse hústrú

NounEdit

hustru f or m (definite singular hustrua or hustruen, indefinite plural hustruer, definite plural hustruene)

  1. housewife
  2. wife

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse hústrú

NounEdit

hustru f (definite singular hustrua, indefinite plural hustruer, definite plural hustruene)

  1. housewife
  2. wife

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SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse húsfrú.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /hɵ̄sːtrʉ̂ː/
  • (file)

NounEdit

hustru c

  1. a wife, a married woman

DeclensionEdit

Declension of hustru 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative hustru hustrun hustrur hustrurna
Genitive hustrus hustruns hustrurs hustrurnas

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