See also: paske and Paske

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Danish paska, Old Norse páskar pl. Borrowed via Old Saxon pāscha and Medieval Latin pascha from Ancient Greek πάσχα (páskha), which is a borrowed from Aramaic פסחא(pasḥa) (Hebrew פֶּסַח(pesaḥ)). Cognate with Norwegian påske, Swedish påsk, and Dutch Pasen

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

påske c (singular definite påsken, plural indefinite påsker)

  1. (Judaism) Passover
  2. (Christianity) Easter

InflectionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Greenlandic: poorski

Further readingEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse páskar

NounEdit

påske f or m (definite singular påska or påsken, indefinite plural påsker, definite plural påskene)

  1. Passover
  2. Easter (Christian holiday)

Derived termsEdit

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse páskar pl.

NounEdit

påske f or m (definite singular påsken or påska, indefinite plural påsker or påskar, definite plural påskene or påskane)

  1. Passover
  2. Easter (Christian holiday)

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit