See also: tenke, tänka, tǎnkè, and tænke

DanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /tankə/, [ˈtˢɑnɡ̊ə]

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Danish tanckæ, borrowed from Middle Low German danke (with the initial consonant of the related verb Danish tænke (think). The Middle Low German word has also been borrowed to Swedish tanke, Norwegian tanke, and Icelandic þanki.

NounEdit

tanke c (singular definite tanken, plural indefinite tanker)

  1. thought
  2. idea
  3. intension
InflectionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

tanke c

  1. indefinite plural of tank

VerbEdit

tanke (imperative tank, infinitive at tanke, present tense tanker, past tense tankede, perfect tense har tanket)

  1. tank up, fill up
  2. refuel

DutchEdit

VerbEdit

tanke

  1. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of tanken

AnagramsEdit


HunsrikEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German dankōn, from Proto-Germanic *þankōną.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

tanke

  1. to thank
    • 2008, Ursula Wiesemann, Contribuição ao desenvolvimento de uma ortografia da língua Hunsrik falada na América do Sul, Associação Internacional de Lingüística – SIL Brasil, page 30:
      awer, ap xeele, tanke, knaps – mas, descascar, agradecer, rarefeito.
      but, to peel, to thank, scarce – but, to peel, to thank, scarce
      (note: the words right of the hyphen are in Portuguese)
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Norwegian BokmålEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Low German danke, and Old Norse þanki.

NounEdit

tanke m (definite singular tanken, indefinite plural tanker, definite plural tankene)

  1. thought
  2. intent
  3. idea
  4. an imaginary small unit of something; a tad
Derived termsEdit
Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From the noun tank

VerbEdit

tanke (present tense tanker, past tense tanka or tanket, past participle tanka or tanket)

  1. to tank, tank up, fill up, (put fuel into a tank)

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Low German danke, and Old Norse þanki.

NounEdit

tanke m (definite singular tanken, indefinite plural tankar, definite plural tankane)

  1. thought
  2. intent
  3. idea
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

tanke (present tense tankar, past tense tanka, past participle tanka, passive infinitive tankast, present participle tankande, imperative tank)

  1. Alternative form of tanka

ReferencesEdit


Serbo-CroatianEdit

AdjectiveEdit

tanke

  1. inflection of tanak:
    1. masculine accusative plural
    2. feminine genitive singular
    3. feminine nominative/accusative/vocative plural

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Swedish þanke, borrowed from Middle Low German danke, with the initial consonant of the related verb Swedish tänka (think). The Middle Low German word has also been borrowed to Danish tanke, Norwegian tanke, and Icelandic þanki.

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

NounEdit

tanke c

  1. thought

DeclensionEdit

Declension of tanke 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative tanke tanken tankar tankarna
Genitive tankes tankens tankars tankarnas

See alsoEdit

AnagramsEdit


West FrisianEdit

PronunciationEdit

InterjectionEdit

tanke

  1. thanks, thank you
    Synonym: tankewol

Further readingEdit

  • tanke (I)”, in Wurdboek fan de Fryske taal (in Dutch), 2011