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DanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /prɛns/, [pʰʁ̥ɛnˀs]

NounEdit

prins c (singular definite prinsen, plural indefinite prinser)

  1. prince (son or male-line grandson of a reigning monarch)
  2. prince consort
  3. prince (male ruler or head of a principality)

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DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch prince, from Old French prince, from Latin princeps (first), notably in princeps civitatis (first citizen), the primary title of the Roman 'emperor' under the still republican constitution.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /prɪns/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɪns

NounEdit

prins m (plural prinsen, diminutive prinsje n, feminine prinses)

  1. prince

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IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse prinz, from Middle Low German prinse, from Latin princeps.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

prins m (genitive singular prins, nominative plural prinsar)

  1. prince

DeclensionEdit

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Middle FrenchEdit

VerbEdit

prins m (feminine prinse, masculine plural prins, feminine plural prinses)

  1. past participle of prendre

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse prinz, from Middle Low German prinse, from Old French prince, from Latin princeps.

NounEdit

prins m (definite singular prinsen, indefinite plural prinser, definite plural prinsene)

  1. a prince (son or male-line grandson of a monarch)

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RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin prensus, variant of prehensus.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

prins

  1. past participle of prinde

AdjectiveEdit

prins m, n (feminine singular prinsă, masculine plural prinși, feminine and neuter plural prinse)

  1. caught, nabbed
  2. captive, prisoner

DeclensionEdit


SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

prins c (feminine: prinsessa)

  1. a prince (son or male-line grandson of a monarch)

DeclensionEdit

Declension of prins 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative prins prinsen prinsar prinsarna
Genitive prins prinsens prinsars prinsarnas

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