gneis

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See also: Gneis, gnéis, and gneiss

Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from German Gneis, from Middle High German gneist (spark), Old High German gneisto (spark).

Noun[edit]

gneis (plural gneise)

  1. (geology) gneiss

Derived terms[edit]


Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Gneis, Middle High German gneist (spark), Old High German gneisto (spark).

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

gneis n, m (plural gneisen)

  1. gneiss

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

From German Gneis

Noun[edit]

gneis m (definite singular gneisen)

  1. (geology) gneiss (type of rock)

References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia nn

Etymology[edit]

From German Gneis

Noun[edit]

gneis m (definite singular gneisen)

  1. (geology) gneiss (type of rock)

References[edit]