hnot

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Old Norse hnot, from Proto-Germanic *hnuts, from Proto-Indo-European *knu-, *kneu-. Cognate with Faroese nøt, Norwegian nøtt, nòt, Danish nød, Swedish nöt, English nut, Dutch noot, German Nuss, and also Latin nux.

Noun[edit]

hnot f (genitive singular hnotar, nominative plural hnotir or hnotur or hnetur)

  1. (rare) a nut syn.

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Origin unknown.

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Adjective[edit]

hnot

  1. bald
  2. cropped, pollarded (of trees, plants)

Declension[edit]

Weak Strong
singular plural singular plural
m n f m n f m n f
nominative hnota hnote hnote hnotan nom. hnot hnote hnot hnota, -e
accusative hnotan hnote hnotan acc. hnotne hnot hnote hnote hnot hnota, -e
genitive hnotan hnotra, hnotena gen. hnotes hnotes hnotre hnotra
dative hnotan hnotum dat. hnotum hnotum hnotre hnotum
instrumental hnote


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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *hnuts, from Proto-Indo-European *knu-, *kneu-. Cognate with Old English hnutu (English nut), Dutch noot, Old High German nuz (German Nuss).

Noun[edit]

hnot f (genitive hnotar, plural hnetr or hnøtr)

  1. nut

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