strøm

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Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /strœm/, [sd̥ʁɶmˀ]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse straumr (stream), from Proto-Germanic *straumaz, from Proto-Indo-European *srowmos, from *srew- (to flow).

Noun[edit]

strøm c (singular definite strømmen, plural indefinite strømme)

  1. current
  2. flow
  3. stream
  4. flood
  5. torrent
  6. spate
  7. electricity
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Etymology 2[edit]

See strømme (to flow, pour, stream).

Verb[edit]

strøm

  1. Imperative of strømme.

See also[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse straumr (stream), from Proto-Germanic *straumaz, from Proto-Indo-European *srowmos, from *srew- (to flow).

Noun[edit]

strøm m (definite singular strømmen, indefinite plural strømmer, definite plural strømmene)

  1. power, electricity
  2. stream
  3. current

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