havn

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse hǫfn (haven), from Proto-Germanic *habnō.

Noun[edit]

havn c

  1. harbour, haven

Faroese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse hǫfn (haven), from Proto-Germanic *habnō, from Proto-Indo-European *kopno-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

havn f (genitive singular havnar, plural havnir)

  1. harbour, haven

Declension[edit]

f2 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative havn havnin havnir havnirnar
Accusative havn havnina havnir havnirnar
Dative havn havnini havnum havnunum
Genitive havnar havnarinnar havna havnanna

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • hamn (also Nynorsk)

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse hǫfn (haven)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

havn f, m (definite singular havna or havnen, indefinite plural havner, definite plural havnene)

  1. harbour, haven

Derived terms[edit]