See also: nal, nál, and -nál

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Danish naal, from Old Norse nál, from Proto-Germanic *nēþlō, from Proto-Indo-European *(s)neh₁- (to spin).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

nål c (singular definite nålen, plural indefinite nåle)

  1. needle

InflectionEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse nál, from Proto-Germanic *nēþlō.

NounEdit

nål f or m (definite singular nåla or nålen, indefinite plural nåler, definite plural nålene)

  1. a needle

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse nál, from Proto-Germanic *nēþlō. Akin to English needle.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

nål f (definite singular nåla, indefinite plural nåler, definite plural nålene)

  1. a needle

Derived termsEdit

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SwedishEdit

 
nål

EtymologyEdit

From Old Swedish nāl, from Old Norse nál, from Proto-Germanic *nēþlō.

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

NounEdit

nål c

  1. needle (implement for sewing, crocheting etc.; however not for knitting)
  2. needle; syringe
  3. needle; a long, thin device for indicating measurements on a dial or graph

DeclensionEdit

Declension of nål 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative nål nålen nålar nålarna
Genitive nåls nålens nålars nålarnas

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