strøm

DanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /strœm/, [sd̥ʁɶmˀ]

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse straumr (stream), from Proto-Germanic *straumaz, from Proto-Indo-European *srowmos, from *srew- (to flow).

NounEdit

strøm c (singular definite strømmen, plural indefinite strømme)

  1. current
  2. flow
  3. stream
  4. flood
  5. torrent
  6. spate
  7. electricity
SynonymsEdit
InflectionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See strømme (to flow, pour, stream).

VerbEdit

strøm

  1. Imperative of strømme.

See alsoEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse straumr (stream), from Proto-Germanic *straumaz, from Proto-Indo-European *srowmos, from *srew- (to flow).

NounEdit

strøm m (definite singular strømmen; indefinite plural strømmer; definite plural strømmene)

  1. power, electricity
  2. stream
  3. current
Last modified on 9 January 2014, at 19:38