datter

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse dóttir, from from Proto-Norse ᛞᛟᚺᛏᚱᛁᛉ (dohtriz, daughters), from Proto-Germanic *duhtēr, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰugh₂tḗr (daughter).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /datər/, [ˈd̥ad̥ɐ]

Noun[edit]

datter c (singular definite datteren, plural indefinite døtre)

  1. daughter

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Norwegian[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse dóttir, from Proto-Norse ᛞᛟᚺᛏᚱᛁᛉ (dohtriz, daughters), from Proto-Germanic *duhtēr, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰugh₂tḗr (daughter). Cognate with Danish datter, Swedish dotter, Icelandic dóttir, Gothic dauhtar (dauhtar), German Tochter, Dutch dochter, and English daughter

Noun[edit]

datter m, f

  1. (Bokmål) daughter

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References[edit]

  • “datter” in The Bokmål Dictionary / The Nynorsk Dictionary.
  • Hjalmar Falk and Alf Torp, Etymologisk ordbog over det norske og det danske sprog, 1903–06, p. 100.