navn

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse nafn, from Proto-Germanic *namô, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁nómn̥ (name).

Noun[edit]

navn n (singular definite navnet, plural indefinite navne)

  1. name (word or phrase indicating a particular person, place, class or thing)
  2. reputation

Inflection[edit]


Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse nafn, from Proto-Germanic *namô, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁nómn̥ (name).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

navn n (genitive singular navns, plural nøvn)

  1. name

Declension[edit]

n5 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative navn navnið nøvn nøvnini
Accusative navn navnið nøvn nøvnini
Dative navni navninum nøvnum nøvnunum
Genitive navns navnsins navna navnanna

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse nafn, from Proto-Germanic *namô, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁nómn̥ (name).

Noun[edit]

navn n (definite singular navnet, indefinite plural navn, definite plural navna or navnene)

  1. a name

Derived terms[edit]