DanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse lán, from Proto-Germanic *laihną, cognate with Norwegian, Swedish lån, German Lehn (English loan is borrowed from Old Norse). Doublet of len.

NounEdit

lån n (singular definite lånet, plural indefinite lån)

  1. loan
InflectionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

VerbEdit

lån

  1. imperative of låne

Norwegian BokmålEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse lán

NounEdit

lån n (definite singular lånet, indefinite plural lån, definite plural låna or lånene)

  1. a loan
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

lån

  1. imperative of låne

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse lán

NounEdit

lån n (definite singular lånet, indefinite plural lån, definite plural låna)

  1. a loan

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Swedish lan, from Old Norse lán, from Proto-Germanic *laihną, from Proto-Indo-European *leykʷ-.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lån n

  1. loan

DeclensionEdit

Declension of lån 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative lån lånet lån lånen
Genitive låns lånets låns lånens

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