See also: Knopp and knòpp

Middle EnglishEdit

NounEdit

knopp

  1. Alternative form of knop

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Low German knoppe, knuppe or Low German knoppe, knuppe.

NounEdit

knopp m (definite singular knoppen, indefinite plural knopper, definite plural knoppene)

  1. (botany) a bud (of a flower, leaf or shoot)

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Low German knoppe, knuppe or Low German knoppe, knuppe.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /knʊpː/, /knɔpː/

NounEdit

knopp m (definite singular knoppen, indefinite plural knoppar, definite plural knoppane)

  1. (botany) a bud (of a flower, leaf or shoot)

ReferencesEdit


SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Middle Low German and Middle Dutch knoppe; probably via Old Saxon from a variant of Proto-Germanic *knappô (knob, lump), perhaps related to *knappō (knob, boy).

NounEdit

knopp c

  1. (botany) a bud (of a flower)
  2. a knob, a bulb, a ball, a stud, a rounded tip or top; compare knapp, ratt, handtag
  3. (slang) head (on a person; used in many expressions)
    klar i knoppen
    clear thinking, awake

DeclensionEdit

Declension of knopp 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative knopp knoppen knoppar knopparna
Genitive knopps knoppens knoppars knopparnas

DescendantsEdit

  • Finnish: nuppi