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IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse springa, from Proto-Germanic *springaną, from Proto-Indo-European *spr̥g̑h.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

springa (strong verb, third-person singular past indicative sprakk, third-person plural past indicative sprungu, supine sprungið)

  1. (intransitive) to crack, break, split open, burst
  2. (intransitive) to explode, blow up
  3. (intransitive) to collapse or die (from overexertion, emotional distress, etc.)

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse springa.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

springa (present tense spring, past tense sprang, past participle sprunge, passive infinitive springast, present participle springande, imperative spring)

  1. to run
  2. to leap, jump
  3. to burst open

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Old SwedishEdit

SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

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Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

springa c

  1. a crack (narrow elongated opening)
  2. (informal) vagina, vulva
DeclensionEdit
Declension of springa 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative springa springan springor springorna
Genitive springas springans springors springornas

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Swedish springa, from Old Norse springa, from Proto-Germanic *springaną, from Proto-Indo-European *spr̥g̑h.

VerbEdit

springa

  1. to run (move quickly on legs)
  2. (archaic) to jump
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