See also: Lykke

DanishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Middle Low German (ge)lucke, from Proto-Germanic *galukją, cognate with German Glück (luck), Dutch geluck, English luck. Possibly derived from the verb *lūkaną (to close).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lykke c (singular definite lykken, not used in plural form)

  1. happiness
  2. (good) luck, fortune
  3. blessing

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Middle Low German lucke, gelucke.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /lyke/, [ˈlʏʷ.kə]

NounEdit

lykke m (definite singular lykken, indefinite plural lykker, definite plural lykkene)

  1. happiness
  2. (good) luck, fortune
  3. blessing

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

“lykke” in The Bokmål Dictionary.


Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
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Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Low German lucke, gelucke.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /lyke/, [ˈlʏʷ.kə]

NounEdit

lykke m (definite singular lykken, indefinite plural lykkar, definite plural lykkane)

  1. happiness
  2. (good) luck, fortune
  3. blessing

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

“lykke” in The Nynorsk Dictionary.