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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse velja, from Proto-Germanic *waljaną (to choose, select), from Proto-Indo-European *wel (to wish, desire, want). Cognate with German wählen.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /vɛljə/, [ˈvɛljə]

VerbEdit

vælge (imperative vælg, infinitive at vælge, present tense vælger, past tense valgte, perfect tense har valgt)

  1. choose
  2. select
  3. elect

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