kné

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse kné, from Proto-Germanic *knewą, originally from Proto-Indo-European *ǵónu.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kné n (genitive singular knés, nominative plural kné)

  1. (archaic or poetic) a knee syn.

Declension[edit]

Declension of kné
(singular) (plural)
(indefinite) (definite) (indefinite) (definite)
nominative kné knéð kné knén
accusative kné knéð kné knén
dative kné knénu knjám knjánum
genitive knés knésins knjáa knjánna
Other words with the same declension

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *knewą, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *ǵónu. Compare Old Saxon knio, Old English cnēo, Old Frisian knī, Old High German kneo, Gothic 𐌺𐌽𐌹𐌿 (kniu).

Noun[edit]

kné n (genitive knés, plural kné or knjó)

  1. knee

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