grunn

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse grunnr

Adjective[edit]

grunn (neuter singular grunt, definite singular and plural grunne)

  1. shallow (not deep: water, river etc.)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse grund and grunnr

Noun[edit]

grunn m (definite singular grunnen, indefinite plural grunner, definite plural grunnene)

  1. ground
  2. reason
    grunn av (pga.) - because of; due to; owing to
  3. (relating to shallow water and the seabed) grunn - aground

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse grunnr

Adjective[edit]

grunn (neuter singular grunt, definite singular and plural grunne)

  1. shallow (not deep: water, river etc.)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse grund and grunnr

Noun[edit]

grunn m (definite singular grunnen, indefinite plural grunnar, definite plural grunnane)

  1. ground
  2. reason
    grunn av (pga.) - because of; due to; owing to

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Noun[edit]

grunn m (genitive gruinn, no plural)

  1. several
  2. crowd, group