DanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse laun, from Proto-Germanic *launą n, cf. German Lohn.

NounEdit

løn c (singular definite lønnen, not used in plural form)

  1. salary, wage

ReferencesEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse hlynr, from Proto-Germanic *hluniz (maple).

NounEdit

løn c (singular definite lønnen, plural indefinite lønne)

  1. a maple (tree)

ReferencesEdit

Etymology 3Edit

From Old Norse laun, from Proto-Germanic *laugnaz (hidden).

NounEdit

løn (uninflected)

  1. (only in i løn) secret

ReferencesEdit


FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Danish løn, from Old Danish løn, from Old Norse laun, from Proto-Germanic *launą.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

løn f (genitive singular lønar, plural lønir)

  1. wage, salary

DeclensionEdit

Declension of løn
f2 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative løn lønin lønir lønirnar
accusative løn lønina lønir lønirnar
dative løn lønini lønum lønunum
genitive lønar lønarinnar løna lønanna