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Norwegian BokmålEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • tyve (see usage notes below)

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse tjogu, from tuttugu, from Proto-Germanic *twai tigiwiz.

NumeralEdit

tjue

  1. twenty

Usage notesEdit

  • Tjue is the more common spelling in most dialects and also the official form, but formal use around the capital Oslo continues to use the spelling tyve.

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse tjogu, from tuttugu

NumeralEdit

tjue

  1. twenty

Derived termsEdit

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