evne

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Danish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse efni.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɛvnə/, [ˈɛwnə]

Noun[edit]

evne c (singular definite evnen, plural indefinite evner)

  1. ability
  2. power
  3. capacity
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse efna.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɛvnə/, [ˈɛwnə]

Verb[edit]

evne (imperative evn, infinitive at evne, present tense evner, past tense evnede, past participle har evnet)

  1. be able to
  2. be capable of

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse efni

Noun[edit]

evne m, f (definite singular evna or evnen, indefinite plural evner, definite plural evnene)

  1. ability, capacity, talent

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse efni

Noun[edit]

evne f (definite singular evna, indefinite plural evner, definite plural evnene)

  1. ability, capacity, talent