springa

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From Old Norse springa, from Proto-Germanic *springaną, from Proto-Indo-European *spr̥g̑h.

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springa (strong verb, third-person singular past indicative sprakk, third-person plural past indicative sprungu, supine sprungið)

  1. (intransitive) to crack, break, split open, burst
  2. (intransitive) to explode, blow up
  3. (intransitive) to collapse or die (from overexertion, emotional distress, etc.)

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Swedish[edit]

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springa c

  1. a crack (narrow elongated opening)
  2. (informal) vagina, vulva
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Swedish springa, from Old Norse springa, from Proto-Germanic *springaną, from Proto-Indo-European *spr̥g̑h.

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springa

  1. to run (move quickly on legs)
  2. (archaic) to jump
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