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BavarianEdit

NounEdit

regn

  1. (Sappada, Sauris) rain

ReferencesEdit

  • Umberto Patuzzi, ed., (2013) Ünsarne Börtar, Luserna: Comitato unitario delle linguistiche storiche germaniche in Italia / Einheitskomitee der historischen deutschen Sprachinseln in Italien.

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse regn, from Proto-Germanic *regną.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

regn c (singular definite regnen, not used in plural form)

  1. rain

VerbEdit

regn

  1. imperative of regne

ReferencesEdit


FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse regn, from Proto-Germanic *regną.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

regn n (genitive singular regns, uncountable)

  1. rain

DeclensionEdit

Declension of regn (singular only)
n3s singular
indefinite definite
nominative regn regnið
accusative regn regnið
dative regni regninum
genitive regns regnsins

IcelandicEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse regn, from Proto-Germanic *regną.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

regn n (genitive singular regns, no plural)

  1. rain

DeclensionEdit

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse regn, from Proto-Germanic *regną.

NounEdit

regn n (definite singular regnet, uncountable)

  1. rain
Derived termsEdit
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Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

regn

  1. imperative of regne

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse regn, from Proto-Germanic *regną. Akin to English rain.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

regn n (definite singular regnet, uncountable)

  1. rain

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

regn

  1. imperative of regna

ReferencesEdit


Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *regnaz. Cognate with Old Saxon regan (Low German Ręgen), Old Dutch regan (Dutch regen), Old High German regan (German Regen), Old Norse regn (Swedish, Danish, and Norwegian regn), Gothic 𐍂𐌹𐌲𐌽 (rign).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

reġn m

  1. rain
    Sċīne sēo sunne wearme on þīne ansīen and fealle se reġn sōfte on þīne feldas.
    May the sun shine warm upon your face and the rain fall softly on your fields.

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle English: reyn, rein

Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *regną. Cognate with Old English reġn (English rain), Old Saxon regan (Low German Ręgen), Old Dutch regan (Dutch regen), Old High German regan (German Regen), Gothic 𐍂𐌹𐌲𐌽 (rign).

NounEdit

regn n

  1. rain

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Swedish ræghn, from Old Norse regn, from Proto-Germanic *regną, from Proto-Indo-European *rek-, *reg-, *reḱ-, *reǵ-.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /rɛŋn/
  • (file)

NounEdit

regn n

  1. (countable and uncountable) rain

DeclensionEdit

Declension of regn 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative regn regnet regn regnen
Genitive regns regnets regns regnens

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