DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse oxi, uxi, from Proto-Germanic *uhsô, from Proto-Indo-European *uksḗn (ox, bull).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɔksə/, [ˈʌɡ̊sə]

NounEdit

okse c (singular definite oksen, plural indefinite okser)

  1. ox (bovine animal used as a beast of burden or for food, especially a castrated male cattle)
  2. beef (meat from a cow, bull or other bovines)

InflectionEdit

VerbEdit

okse (imperative oks, infinitive at okse, present tense okser, past tense oksede, past participle har okset)

  1. to slog

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EstonianEdit

NounEdit

okse (??? please provide the genitive and partitive!)

  1. vomit

DeclensionEdit

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

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NorwegianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • ukse

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse oxi, uxi, from Proto-Germanic *uhsô, from Proto-Indo-European *uksḗn (ox, bull).

NounEdit

okse m

  1. bull, ox (male cattle)

InflectionEdit

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • “okse” in The Bokmål Dictionary / The Nynorsk Dictionary.

West FrisianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Frisian oxa, from Proto-Germanic *uhsô, from Proto-Indo-European *uksḗn (ox, bull). Cognate with English ox, Dutch os, German Ochse, Danish okse.

NounEdit

okse c (plural oksen)

  1. ox
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