bølge

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See also: bolge and bölge

Danish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse bylgja, from Proto-Germanic *bulgijō, cognate with Norwegian Nynorsk bølgje, Swedish bölja. The word goes back to Proto-Indo-European *bʰelǵʰ- (also in Danish bælg).

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Noun[edit]

bølge c (singular definite bølgen, plural indefinite bølger)

  1. wave (undulation in water or energy)

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Verb[edit]

bølge (past tense bølgede, past participle bølget)

  1. (intransitive) to wave (to move with waves)
  2. (transitive) to wave (to make waves in hair)

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse bylgja, from Proto-Germanic *bulgijō, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰelǵʰ-.

Noun[edit]

bølge f or m (definite singular bølga or bølgen, indefinite plural bølger, definite plural bølgene)

  1. a wave (undulation)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse bylgja, from Proto-Germanic *bulgijō, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰelǵʰ-. Akin to English billow.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bølge f (definite singular bølga, indefinite plural bølger, definite plural bølgene)

  1. a wave

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

“bølge” in The Nynorsk Dictionary.