See also: Penge

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Originally a plural of penning (coin), related to English penny. The other modern Scandinavian languages use the same word as a general word for "money", cf. Icelandic peningar, Faroese pengar, Norwegian Nynorsk pengar, Norwegian Bokmål penger, and Swedish pengar.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /pɛŋə/, [ˈpʰɛŋə], [ˈpʰɛŋŋ̩]

NounEdit

penge (plural definite pengene)

  1. money

HungarianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈpɛŋɡɛ]
  • Hyphenation: pen‧ge
  • Rhymes: -ɡɛ

AdjectiveEdit

penge (comparative pengébb, superlative legpengébb)

  1. (slang) excellent, very good

NounEdit

penge (plural pengék)

  1. blade (the sharp cutting edge of a knife, chisel, or other tool, a razor blade/sword)

DeclensionEdit

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, front unrounded harmony)
singular plural
nominative penge pengék
accusative pengét pengéket
dative pengének pengéknek
instrumental pengével pengékkel
causal-final pengéért pengékért
translative pengévé pengékké
terminative pengéig pengékig
essive-formal pengeként pengékként
essive-modal
inessive pengében pengékben
superessive pengén pengéken
adessive pengénél pengéknél
illative pengébe pengékbe
sublative pengére pengékre
allative pengéhez pengékhez
elative pengéből pengékből
delative pengéről pengékről
ablative pengétől pengéktől
non-attributive
possessive - singular
pengéé pengéké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
pengééi pengékéi
Possessive forms of penge
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. pengém pengéim
2nd person sing. pengéd pengéid
3rd person sing. pengéje pengéi
1st person plural pengénk pengéink
2nd person plural pengétek pengéitek
3rd person plural pengéjük pengéik

Further readingEdit

  • penge in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh: A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (’The Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962.

Norwegian NynorskEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse peningr and pengr. Akin to English penny.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

penge m (definite singular pengen, indefinite plural pengar, definite plural pengane)

  1. a coin
  2. (mostly plural): money

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit