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Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse mey, accusative of mær. Compare Danish , Faroese moy, Icelandic mey, and Swedish .

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

møy f or m (definite singular møya or møyen, indefinite plural møyer, definite plural møyene)

  1. maiden, bachelorette, unmarried woman
  2. virgin

SynonymsEdit

  • (virgin) jomfru (Nynorsk also)

ReferencesEdit

“møy” in The Bokmål Dictionary.


Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse mey, accusative of mær. Compare Danish , Faroese moy, Icelandic mey, and Swedish .

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

møy f (definite singular møya, indefinite plural møyer or møyar, definite plural møyene or møyane)

  1. maiden, bachelorette, unmarried woman
  2. virgin

SynonymsEdit

  • (virgin) jomfru (Bokmål also)

ReferencesEdit

“møy” in The Nynorsk Dictionary.