bjerge

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Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bjɛrɡə/, [ˈb̥jæɐ̯wə]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse bjarga (to save, help), from Proto-Germanic *berganą (to preserve, keep, protect, save), from Proto-Indo-European *bʰerǵʰ- (to hide, protect).

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Verb[edit]

bjerge (imperative bjerg, infinitive at bjerge, present tense bjerger, past tense bjergede, past participle har bjerget)

  1. save, rescue
  2. salvage
  3. recover
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Etymology 2[edit]

See bjerg (mountain).

Noun[edit]

bjerge n

  1. plural indefinite of bjerg