See also: tonne, Tonne, and tonné

Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
Tradisjonelle tønner
 
Revolver: norske navn

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse tunna

NounEdit

tønne f or m (definite singular tønna or tønnen, indefinite plural tønner, definite plural tønnene)

  1. a barrel (round vessel traditionally made of wooden staves)
  2. cylinder (on a revolver)

Usage notesEdit

Note that the barrel of a firearm is called løp.

Further readingEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse tunna

NounEdit

tønne f (definite singular tønna, indefinite plural tønner, definite plural tønnene)

  1. a barrel (round vessel made of staves)

ReferencesEdit