kalv

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse kalfr (calf), from Proto-Germanic *kalbaz.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kalv/, [kʰalˀv]

Noun[edit]

kalv c (singular definite kalven, plural indefinite kalve)

  1. calf (young cow or bull, also used of some other animals)
  2. (uncountable) veal
  3. a small island neighbouring a bigger island

Inflection[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

kalv

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse kalfr (calf), from Proto-Germanic *kalbaz.

Noun[edit]

kalv m (definite singular kalven, indefinite plural kalver, definite plural kalvene)

  1. a calf (young cow or bull)

Derived terms[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse kalfr (calf), from Proto-Germanic *kalbaz.

Noun[edit]

kalv m (definite singular kalven, indefinite plural kalvar, definite plural kalvane)

  1. a calf (as above)

Derived terms[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse kalfr (calf), from Proto-Germanic *kalbaz.

Noun[edit]

kalv c

  1. calf (young cow or bull)

Declension[edit]