åker

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See also: aker, aaker, and Aker

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse akr, ákr, from Proto-Germanic *akraz(field), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂éǵros(field). Akin to English acre.

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Noun[edit]

åker m ‎(definite singular åkeren, indefinite plural åkere or åkre or åkrer, definite plural åkerne or åkrene)

  1. (agriculture) a field (wide, open space that is usually used to grow crops)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse akr, ákr, from Proto-Germanic *akraz(field), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂éǵros(field). Akin to English acre.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

åker m ‎(definite singular åkeren, indefinite plural åkrar, definite plural åkrane)

  1. (agriculture) a field (wide, open space that is usually used to grow crops)
    Me pløgde åkeren i går, so no er me klare til å så.
    We ploughed the field yesterday, so now we are ready to sow.

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Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Swedish aker, from Old Norse akr, from Proto-Germanic *akraz(field), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂éǵros(field).

Noun[edit]

åker c

  1. field; a wide, open space that is used to grow crops
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Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

åker

  1. present tense of åka.