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DanishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Danish waxæ, from Old Norse vaxa, from Proto-Germanic *wahsijaną, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂weg-.

VerbEdit

vokse

  1. to grow

Etymology 2Edit

From voks +‎ -e.

VerbEdit

vokse

  1. to wax

Norwegian BokmålEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse vaxa.

VerbEdit

vokse (imperative voks, present tense vokser, simple past vokste, past participle vokst, present participle voksende)

  1. to grow (get bigger)
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From the noun voks.

VerbEdit

vokse (imperative voks, present tense vokser, simple past and past participle voksa or vokset, present participle voksende)

  1. to wax (something: with wax)
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Norwegian NynorskEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the noun voks

VerbEdit

vokse (present tense voksar, past tense voksa, past participle voksa, passive infinitive voksast, present participle voksande, imperative vokse/voks)

  1. to wax (apply wax to something)

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