biskop

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Noun[edit]

biskop (plural biskoppe, diminutive biskoppie)

  1. (chess) bishop; chess piece that moves diagonally
  2. (religion) bishop; high-ranking priest of the Roman-Catholic and Anglican churches
  3. one of two types of fish from the family Sparidae

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse biskup, from Latin episcopus (overseer, supervisor), from Ancient Greek ἐπίσκοπος (epískopos, overseer).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /biskɔp/, [ˈb̥isɡ̊ʌb̥]

Noun[edit]

biskop c (singular definite biskoppen, plural indefinite biskopper)

  1. bishop

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Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch bischop

Noun[edit]

biskop

  1. bishop

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Bokmål Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia nb

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek "episkopos" and Old Norse biskup

Noun[edit]

biskop m (definite singular biskopen, indefinite plural biskoper, definite plural biskopene)

  1. a bishop (church official, head of a diocese)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia nn

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek "episkopos" and Old Norse biskup

Noun[edit]

biskop m (definite singular biskopen, indefinite plural biskopar, definite plural biskopane)

  1. a bishop (as above)

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biskop c

  1. a bishop (church official)

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