benk

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

benk (plural benks)

  1. place; point

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse *benkr (western form bekkr), from Proto-Germanic *bankiz. Cognate with Swedish bänk, Icelandic bekkur.

Noun[edit]

benk m

  1. a bench

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Westin, Hans. 1897. Landsmålsalfabetet för Jämtland och Härjedalen. pp. 47-48.

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old East Norse *benkr, from Proto-Germanic *bankiz.

Noun[edit]

benk m (definite singular benken, indefinite plural benker, definite plural benkene)

  1. a bench

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old East Norse *benkr, from Proto-Germanic *bankiz.

Noun[edit]

benk m (definite singular benken, indefinite plural benker or benkar, definite plural benkene or benkane)

  1. a bench

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