See also: vinná

CzechEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

vinna

  1. feminine singular of vinen
  2. neuter plural of vinen

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FaroeseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse vinna.

NounEdit

vinna f (genitive singular vinnu, plural vinnur)

  1. business, acquisition, work, profession
  2. (archaic, agriculture) ploughing
DeclensionEdit
Declension of vinna
f1 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative vinna vinnan vinnur vinnurnar
accusative vinnu vinnuna vinnur vinnurnar
dative vinnu vinnuni vinnum vinnunum
genitive vinnu vinnunnar vinna vinnanna
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse vinna, from Proto-Germanic *winnaną, from Proto-Indo-European *wenh₁- (to strive, wish, desire, love). Related to Swedish vinna, Icelandic vinna, Norwegian Bokmål vinne, English win, Dutch winnen, and German gewinnen.

VerbEdit

vinna (third person singular past indicative vann, third person plural past indicative vunnu, supine vunnið)

  1. to win
  2. to earn
  3. to get
  4. to work
ConjugationEdit
Conjugation of vinna (group v-44)
infinitive vinna
supine vunnið
participle (a34)1 vinnandi vunnin
present past
first singular vinni vann
second singular vinnur vanst
third singular vinnur vann
plural vinna vunnu
imperative
singular vinn!
plural vinnið!
1Only the past participle being declined.

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IcelandicEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse vinna.

NounEdit

vinna f (genitive singular vinnu, no plural)

  1. a job, an occupation, an employment
    hafa vinnu.
    To be employed.
  2. work, labour
DeclensionEdit
SynonymsEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse vinna, from Proto-Germanic *winnaną, from Proto-Indo-European *wenh₁- (to strive, wish, desire, love). Related to Faroese vinna, Swedish vinna, Norwegian Bokmål vinne, English win, Dutch winnen, and German gewinnen.

VerbEdit

vinna (strong verb, third-person singular past indicative vann, third-person plural past indicative unnu, supine unnið)

  1. (intransitive) to work, to labour
    Ég nenni ekki að vinna.
    I don't want to work.
    Ég vinn allan daginn.
    I work all day.
  2. (transitive, with accusative) to do, to perform (e.g. a task)
  3. (intransitive) to win, to achieve victory
    Ég vann!
    I won!
  4. (transitive, with accusative) to win, to triumph in (e.g. a game)
    Við unnum keppnina.
    We won the tournament.
  5. (transitive, with accusative) to conquer, to beat, to defeat
    Fjölnismenn unnu Val 2–1 í gær.
    Fjölnir beat Valur 2–1 yesterday.
  6. (transitive, with accusative) to win, to obtain, to get
    Herinn vann borgina frá uppreisnarmönnunum.
    The army took the city from the rebels.
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Norwegian NynorskEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • vinne (e and split infinitives)

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse vinna, from Proto-Germanic *winnaną. Akin to English win.

VerbEdit

vinna (present tense vinn, past tense vann, supine vunne, past participle vunnen, present participle vinnande, imperative vinn)

  1. (transitive, intransitive) to win

SynonymsEdit

  • (in intransitive meaning): sigra

ReferencesEdit


Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *winnaną, from Proto-Indo-European *wenh₁- (to strive, wish, desire, love). Compare Old English winnan, Old Saxon winnan, Old High German winnan, Gothic 𐍅𐌹𐌽𐌽𐌰𐌽 (winnan).

VerbEdit

vinna (singular past indicative vann, plural past indicative unnu, past participle unninn)

  1. to accomplish

SynonymsEdit

ConjugationEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Icelandic: vinna
  • Faroese: vinna
  • Norwegian: vinne
  • Old Swedish: vinna
  • Old Danish: winnæ

Old SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse vinna, from Proto-Germanic *winnaną.

VerbEdit

vinna

  1. to perform, to accomplish
  2. to undergo, to suffer
  3. to struggle, to toil
  4. to win, to gain

ConjugationEdit

DescendantsEdit


SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Swedish vinna, from Old Norse vinna, from Proto-Germanic *winnaną, from Proto-Indo-European *wenh₁- (to strive, wish, desire, love). Related to Icelandic vinna, Norwegian vinne, English win, Dutch winnen, and German gewinnen.

PronunciationEdit

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VerbEdit

vinna (present vinner, preterite vann, supine vunnit, imperative vinn)

  1. to win, to defeat, to beat
  2. to gain, to make a net profit, to receive as a benefit
    Vad vinner jag på det?
    What's in it for me?
    (literally, “What do I gain for it?”)

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