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Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse mjolk, mjǫlk, from Proto-Germanic *meluks, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂melǵ-. Compare with Danish mælk, Faroese mjólk, Icelandic mjólk, Swedish mjölk, Dutch melk, English milk, German Milch, German Low German Melk, West Frisian molke, Yiddish מילך(milkh).

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NounEdit

mjølk f or m (definite singular mjølka or mjølken, indefinite plural mjølker, definite plural mjølkene)

  1. milk
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Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

mjølk

  1. imperative of mjølke

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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse mjolk, mjǫlk, from Proto-Germanic *meluks, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂melǵ-. Compare with Danish mælk, Faroese mjólk, Icelandic mjólk, Swedish mjölk, Dutch melk, English milk, German Milch, German Low German Melk, West Frisian molke, Yiddish מילך(milkh).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mjølk f (definite singular mjølka, indefinite plural mjølker, definite plural mjølkene)

  1. milk
  2. (botany) juice from plants that looks like milk.

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