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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse vaska (to wash), from Proto-Germanic *waskaną, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *wod- (wet; water). Cognate with Swedish vaska, German waschen, Old English wæscan (English wash).

NounEdit

vaske c

  1. plural indefinite of vask

VerbEdit

vaske (imperative vask, infinitive at vaske, present tense vasker, past tense vaskede, perfect tense er/har vasket)

  1. to wash
  2. to shampoo (to wash hair with shampoo)
  3. to launder (to wash; to disguise the source of ill-gotten wealth)
  4. to shuffle (to mix up cards in a random order before a card game)

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse vaska (to wash), from Proto-Germanic *waskaną, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *wod- (wet; water). Cognate with Swedish vaska, German waschen, Old English wæscan (English wash).

VerbEdit

vaske (imperative vask, present tense vasker, passive vaskes, simple past and past participle vaska or vasket)

  1. to wash (clean with water)

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse vaska

VerbEdit

vaske (present tense vaskar, past tense vaska, past participle vaska, passive infinitive vaskast, present participle vaskande, imperative vask/vaske)

  1. to wash (something, someone, oneself (reflexive))

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