kæmpe

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Danish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Low German kempe.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kɛmbə/, [ˈkʰɛmb̥ə]

Adjective[edit]

kæmpe

  1. gigantic, colossal
  2. giant

Noun[edit]

kæmpe c (singular definite kæmpen, plural indefinite kæmper)

  1. giant
  2. ogre
  3. warrior
  4. plantain (Plantago major)
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Low German kempen. Compare Swedish kämpa

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kɛmbə/, [ˈkʰɛmb̥ə]

Verb[edit]

kæmpe (imperative kæmp, infinitive at kæmpe, present tense kæmper, past tense kæmpede, past participle har kæmpet)

  1. fight
  2. struggle, battle

See also[edit]