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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse klokka, from Middle Low German klocke, from Medieval Latin clocca, probably of Celtic origin, from Proto-Celtic *klokkos (bell) (compare Welsh cloch, Irish clog), from Proto-Indo-European *klēg-, *klōg- (onomatopoeia).

NounEdit

klokke c (definite singular klokken, indefinite plural klokker, definite plural klokkerne)

  1. bell
  2. watch
  3. (figuratively) time

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DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈklɔkə/
  • (file)

NounEdit

klokke f (plural klokken, diminutive klokje n), alternative form of klok

  1. (obsolete) bell

VerbEdit

klokke

  1. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of klokken

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse klokka, from Middle Low German klocke, from Medieval Latin clocca, probably of Celtic origin, from Proto-Celtic *klokkos (bell) (compare Welsh cloch, Irish clog), from Proto-Indo-European *klēg-, *klōg- (onomatopoeia).

NounEdit

klokke f or m (definite singular klokka or klokken, indefinite plural klokker, definite plural klokkene)

  1. watch
  2. clock
  3. bell (large, such as a church bell; or small, such as a doorbell)

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
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 klokke (fleirtyding) on Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse klokka, from Middle Low German klocke, from Medieval Latin clocca, probably of Celtic origin, from Proto-Celtic *klokkos (bell) (compare Welsh cloch, Irish clog), from Proto-Indo-European *klēg-, *klōg- (onomatopoeia).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

klokke f (definite singular klokka, indefinite plural klokker, definite plural klokkene)

  1. watch
  2. clock
  3. bell

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit