See also: Klippe

DanishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

klippe (in compounds: klippe-)

  1. bedrock, rock; large, contiguous body of immobile stone
  2. (figuratively) something or someone that is very reliable
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse klippa (to clip).

VerbEdit

klippe (imperative klip, infinitive at klippe, present tense klipper, past tense klippede, perfect tense har klippet)

  1. to cut with scissors
ConjugationEdit

Norwegian BokmålEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Low German klippe

NounEdit

klippe m (definite singular klippen, indefinite plural klipper, definite plural klippene)

  1. a cliff
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse klippa

VerbEdit

klippe (imperative klipp, present tense klipper, passive klippes, simple past klippa or klippet or klipte, past participle klippa or klippet or klipt, present participle klippende)

  1. to cut (e.g. with scissors, a lawnmower)
  2. to clip
  3. to move eyelids fast.
Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Low German klippe

NounEdit

klippe f (definite singular klippa, indefinite plural klipper, definite plural klippene)

  1. a cliff
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse klippa and klyppa

Alternative formsEdit

VerbEdit

klippe (present tense klipper, past tense klipte, past participle klipt, passive infinitive klippast, present participle klippande, imperative klipp)

  1. to cut with scissors
  2. to clip
  3. to move eyelids fast.
Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit