skøjte

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed via English skate from Dutch schaats, which is itself borrowed from Old Northern French escache (stilt) (French échasse).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /skɔjtə/, [ˈsɡ̊ʌjd̥ə]

NounEdit

skøjte c (singular definite skøjten, plural indefinite skøjter)

  1. skate, ice skate

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VerbEdit

skøjte (past tense skøjtede, past participle skøjtet)

  1. to (en, skate)
  2. (figuratively) to (en, slide)
    at skøjte hen overto slide over

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