brønn

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See also: bronn and brönn

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse brunnr (spring, well), from Proto-Germanic *brunnô (source, wellspring, fountain), from Proto-Indo-European *bʰrun- (a bubbling forth; a fountain, wellspring, source), from *bʰrew- (to well up, bubble, seethe), from *bʰer- (to well up).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

brønn m (definite singular brønnen, indefinite plural brønner, definite plural brønnene)

  1. a well (hole sunk into the ground)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse brunnr, bruðr

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

brønn m (definite singular brønnen, indefinite plural brønnar, definite plural brønnane)

  1. a well (hole sunk into the ground)

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Scanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse brunnr, from Proto-Germanic *brunnô.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

brønn m (definite singular brønninn, plural brønna)

  1. a well