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EtymologyEdit

From Old Swedish næsa, older form *nas, pl. nasar, influenced by Middle Low German nese (cf. Norwegian Bokmål nese, Danish næse), from Old Norse nǫs (pl. nasar, nasir), from Proto-Germanic *nasō, from Proto-Indo-European *néh₂s-.

PronunciationEdit

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  • IPA(key): /ˈnɛːsˌa/

NounEdit

näsa c

  1. nose of a human or other primate

DeclensionEdit

Declension of näsa 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative näsa näsan näsor näsorna
Genitive näsas näsans näsors näsornas

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