skinne

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Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /skenə/, [ˈsɡ̊enə]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Low German schene (little plate) or from German Schiene (rail, splint).

Noun[edit]

skinne c (singular definite skinnen, plural indefinite skinner)

  1. rail
  2. band
  3. splint
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse skína (to shine), from Proto-Germanic *skīnaną (to shine, appear).

Verb[edit]

skinne (imperative skin, infinitive at skinne, present tense skinner, past tense skinnede, past participle har skinnet)

  1. shine
  2. gleam
  3. glimmer

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From German Schiene

Noun[edit]

skinne m, f (definite singular skinna or skinnen, indefinite plural skinner, definite plural skinnene)

  1. a rail (on a railway or tramway)

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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse skína

Verb[edit]

skinne (imperative skinn, present tense skinner, simple past skinte or skein, past participle skint)

  1. to shine
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