draug

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

draug (plural draugs)

  1. Alternative form of draugr

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Icelandic[edit]

Noun[edit]

draug

  1. indefinite accusative singular of draugur
  2. indefinite dative singular of draugur

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse draugr.

Noun[edit]

draug m (definite singular draugen, indefinite plural drauger, definite plural draugene)

  1. (mythology) draugr; a corporeal undead from Norse mythology, usually believed to be living in water, although land-drauger are also heard of.

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse draugr.

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Noun[edit]

draug m (definite singular draugen, indefinite plural draugar, definite plural draugane)

  1. (mythology) a corporeal undead from Norse mythology and Norwegian folklore, usually believed to be living in water, although land-draugar are also heard of.
    • 1859, Aasmund Olavsson Vinje, "Naar ikke lenger du elska kan":
      Og liver Nokon, som ikke Liv af Kjærleik saug, daa gjeng han atter og sviv og driv som bleike Draug.
      If someone lives, who did not draw his life from love, then he walks about, wandering aimlessly, like the pale ghost.

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