DanishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From knage (to creak).

NounEdit

knagen c

  1. creak (sound produced by anything that creaks)
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See knag and knage

NounEdit

knagen c

  1. definite singular of knage
  2. definite singular of knag

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch cnagen, from Old Dutch *gnagan, *knagan, from Proto-Germanic *gnaganą.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈknaː.ɣə(n)/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -aːɣən

VerbEdit

knagen

  1. to gnaw

InflectionEdit

Inflection of knagen (weak)
infinitive knagen
past singular knaagde
past participle geknaagd
infinitive knagen
gerund knagen n
present tense past tense
1st person singular knaag knaagde
2nd person sing. (jij) knaagt knaagde
2nd person sing. (u) knaagt knaagde
2nd person sing. (gij) knaagt knaagde
3rd person singular knaagt knaagde
plural knagen knaagden
subjunctive sing.1 knage knaagde
subjunctive plur.1 knagen knaagden
imperative sing. knaag
imperative plur.1 knaagt
participles knagend geknaagd
1) Archaic.

NorwegianEdit

AdjectiveEdit

knagen

  1. troublesome, irksome or wearisome