frøken

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German.

Noun[edit]

frøken c (singular definite frøkenen or frøknen, plural indefinite frøkener or frøkner)

  1. Miss, miss (an unmarried woman)

Inflection[edit]


Norwegian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German.

Noun[edit]

frøken m, f (Bokmål), f (Nynorsk)

  1. Miss, miss (an unmarried woman)
  2. a female teacher

Usage notes[edit]

  • Rarely used in daily conversations. Common English words like mister, miss etc. have become very archaic in ordinary Norwegian speech.