korn

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse korn, from Proto-Germanic *kurną, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵr̥h₂nóm.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /korn/, [kʰoɐ̯ˀn]

Noun[edit]

korn n (singular definite kornet, plural indefinite korn)

  1. corn, cereal
  2. grain (e.g. sandkorn (grain of sand))

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse korn, from Proto-Germanic *kurną, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵr̥h₂nóm.

Noun[edit]

korn n (genitive singular korns, plural korn)

  1. corn
  2. grain (e.g. sandkorn; grain of sand)

Declension[edit]

n3 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative korn kornið korn kornini
Accusative korn kornið korn kornini
Dative korni korninum kornum kornunum
Genitive korns kornsins korna kornanna

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse korn, from Proto-Germanic *kurną, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵr̥h₂nóm.

Noun[edit]

korn n

  1. corn
  2. grain (e.g. sandkorn; grain of sand)

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse korn.

Noun[edit]

korn n (definite singular kornet, indefinite plural korn, definite singular korna or kornene)

  1. grain (cereal)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia nn

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse korn.

Noun[edit]

korn n (definite singular kornet, indefinite plural korn, definite plural korna)

  1. grain (cereal)

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *kurną, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵr̥h₂nóm. Compare Old English corn (English corn), Old Frisian korn, Old Saxon korn (Low German Koorn), Dutch koren, Old High German korn (German Korn), Gothic 𐌺𐌰𐌿𐍂𐌽 (kaurn).

Noun[edit]

korn n

  1. corn
  2. grain

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse korn, from Proto-Germanic *kurną, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵr̥h₂nóm.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

korn n

  1. a seed of grain
  2. barley; the genus Hordeum
  3. bead; front sight of a gun

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