åbor

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Noun[edit]

åbor m (definite singular åboren, indefinite plural åborer, definite plural åborene)

  1. form removed with the spelling reform of 2005; superseded by abbor

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Perca fluviatilis

Etymology[edit]

From Danish abbor and Swedish abborre, from Old Danish and Old Swedish aghborre. Originally a compound, the first part derives from a Germanic root meaning "sting", from the Proto-Indo-European root *h₂eḱ- (sharp) (whence also modern Norwegian egg and English edge). The last part is akin to borre.

Noun[edit]

åbor m (definite singular åboren, indefinite plural åborar, definite plural åborane)

  1. (zoology) perch

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