See also: opną

FaroeseEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

NounEdit

opna f (genitive singular opnu, plural opnur)

  1. adult female seal
DeclensionEdit
Declension of opna
f1 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative opna opnan opnur opnurnar
accusative opnu opnuna opnur opnurnar
dative opnu opnuni opnum opnunum
genitive opnu opnunnar opna opnanna
AntonymsEdit
  • (adult female seal): brimil (adult male seal)

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse opna, from Proto-Germanic *upanǭ.

NounEdit

opna f (genitive singular opnu, plural opnur)

  1. a double page of an open book
DeclensionEdit
Declension of opna
f1 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative opna opnan opnur opnurnar
accusative opnu opnuna opnur opnurnar
dative opnu opnuni opnum opnunum
genitive opnu opnunnar opna opnanna

Etymology 3Edit

From Old Norse opna, from Proto-Germanic *upanōną.

VerbEdit

opna (third person singular past indicative opnaði, third person plural past indicative opnað, supine opnað)

  1. to open
ConjugationEdit
Conjugation of opna (group v-30)
infinitive opna
supine opnað
participle (a6)1 opnandi opnaður
present past
first singular opni opnaði
second singular opnar opnaði
third singular opnar opnaði
plural opna opnaðu
imperative
singular opna!
plural opnið!
1Only the past participle being declined.

IcelandicEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse opna, from Proto-Germanic *upanǭ.

NounEdit

opna f (genitive singular opnu, nominative plural opnur)

  1. opening (hole, etc.)
  2. a large pond
  3. two facing (simultaneously exposed) pages of an open book, magazine, etc.; spread
  4. (phonetics) the degree to which the mouth is open when a sound is produced
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse opna, from Proto-Germanic *upanōną.

VerbEdit

opna (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative opnaði, supine opnað)

  1. to open
ConjugationEdit

Norwegian NynorskEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse opna. Akin to English open.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

opna (present tense opnar, past tense opna, past participle opna, passive infinitive opnast, present participle opnande, imperative opna/opn)

  1. to open
    Opnar du opp døra?
    Can you open the door?

Derived termsEdit

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Old NorseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Germanic *upanōną.

VerbEdit

opna (singular past indicative opnaði, plural past indicative opnuðu, past participle opnaður)

  1. to open
ConjugationEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Icelandic: opna
  • Faroese: opna
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: opna, opne
  • Norwegian Bokmål: åpne
  • Swedish: öppna
  • Danish: åbne

NounEdit

opna f (genitive opnu)

  1. opening, crater
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

AdjectiveEdit

opna

  1. inflection of opinn:
    1. strong feminine accusative singular
    2. strong masculine accusative plural
    3. weak masculine oblique singular
    4. weak feminine nominative singular
    5. weak neuter singular

ReferencesEdit

  • opna1”, in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • opna2”, in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ǒpna/
  • Hyphenation: op‧na

NounEdit

òpna f (Cyrillic spelling о̀пна)

  1. membrane, film, pellicle, cuticle

DeclensionEdit