økse

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Danish[edit]

økse

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /øksə/, [ˈøɡ̊sə]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse øx (axe), from Proto-Germanic *akwisī, from a Proto-Indo-European *h₂egʷs-ih₂- (axe), from *h₂eḱ- (sharp, pointed).

Noun[edit]

økse c (singular definite øksen, plural indefinite økser)

  1. axe (tool, ancient weapon)
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse øxa (to axe), from øx (axe).

Verb[edit]

økse (imperative øks, infinitive at økse, present tense økser, past tense øksede, past participle er/har økset)

  1. (rare) axe (to chop with an axe)

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