frosk

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English frosk, from Old Norse froskr (frog), from Proto-Germanic *fruskaz, *fruþskaz (frog), from Proto-Indo-European *prew- (to jump, hop). Cognate with Old English frox, frosc (frog). More at frosh.

Noun[edit]

frosk (plural frosks)

  1. (dialectal) A frog.

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse froskr, from Proto-Germanic *fruskaz, from Proto-Indo-European *prew- (jump, hop).

Noun[edit]

frosk m (definite singular frosken, indefinite plural frosker, definite plural froskene)

  1. a frog (amphibian)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse froskr, from Proto-Germanic *fruskaz, from Proto-Indo-European *prew- (jump, hop).

Noun[edit]

frosk m (definite singular frosken, indefinite plural froskar, definite plural froskane)

  1. a frog (amphibian)

See also[edit]

References[edit]