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EtymologyEdit

From sikre (ensure, protect, secure) +‎ -ing.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /sekrenɡ/, [ˈseɡ̊ʁeŋ]

NounEdit

sikring c (singular definite sikringen, plural indefinite sikringer)

  1. fuse (device preventing overloading of a circuit)
  2. safety catch, safety
  3. protection, safeguarding, securing, fastening

InflectionEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From sikre +‎ -ing

Noun 1Edit

sikring f or m (definite singular sikringa or sikringen, indefinite plural sikringer, definite plural sikringene)

  1. protection, the act of guarding something
  2. detention period added after a prison sentence for reasons of public safety

Noun 2Edit

sikring m (definite singular sikringen, indefinite plural sikringer, definite plural sikringene)

  1. (electricity) a fuse
  2. linchpin, safety catch

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the adjective sikker

Noun 1Edit

sikring f (definite singular sikringa, indefinite plural sikringar, definite plural sikringane)

  1. protection, the act of guarding something
  2. detention period added after a prison sentence for reasons of public safety
  3. linchpin, safety catch

Noun 2Edit

sikring f (definite singular sikringa, indefinite plural sikringar, definite plural sikringane)
sikring m (definite singular sikringen, indefinite plural sikringar, definite plural sikringane)

  1. (electricity) a fuse

ReferencesEdit