See also: UGLE

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse ugla (owl) (compare Swedish uggla, Icelandic ugla), from Proto-Germanic *uwwalǭ (compare English owl, Dutch uil, West Frisian ûle, German Eule), diminutive of *uwwô ‘eagle-owl’ (compare German Uhu), of imitative origin or a variant of *ūfaz, *ūfǭ (compare Swedish uv ‘horned owl’, Babungo Auf), from Proto-Indo-European *up-.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /uːlə/, [ˈuːlə]

NounEdit

ugle c (singular definite uglen, plural indefinite ugler)

  1. owl, Strigiformes
  2. owlet moth, Noctuidae

InflectionEdit

Further readingEdit

VerbEdit

ugle (imperative ugl, infinitive at ugle, present tense ugler, past tense uglede, perfect tense er/har uglet)

  1. ruffle, rumple, tousle (to put into disorder, wrinkle)

Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse ugla

NounEdit

ugle f or m (definite singular ugla or uglen, indefinite plural ugler, definite plural uglene)

  1. an owl

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse ugla. Akin to English owl.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /²ʉɡlə/, /²ʊɡlə/

NounEdit

ugle f (definite singular ugla, indefinite plural ugler, definite plural uglene)

  1. an owl

ReferencesEdit