gaffel

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German gaffel, gaffele, from Old Saxon gafala, from Proto-Indo-European *ghabolo (fork). Cognate with German Gabel.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡafəl/, [ˈɡ̊ɑfəl]

Noun[edit]

gaffel c (singular definite gaflen or gaffelen, plural indefinite gafler)

  1. fork (eating utensil with spikes)

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Noun[edit]

gaffel m (definite singular gaffelen, indefinite plural gafler, definite plural gaflene)

  1. a fork (a pronged tool)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:

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Noun[edit]

gaffel m (definite singular gaffelen, indefinite plural gaflar, definite plural gaflane)

  1. a fork (pronged tool)

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Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

gaffel c

  1. fork; a pronged tool

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