drikke

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Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Danish drikkæ, (Western) Old Norse drekka, from Proto-Germanic *drinkaną, cognate with Swedish dricka, English drink, German trinken.

Verb[edit]

drikke (imperative drik, present drikker, past drak, past participle, n drukket, c drukken, definite or plural drukne)

  1. drink
  2. have (to partake of a drink)

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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Danish drickæ, from the verb.

Noun[edit]

drikke

  1. (rare) drink
    mad og drikke
    Food and drink

Etymology 3[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Noun[edit]

drikke c

  1. indefinite plural of drik

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse drykkja

Noun[edit]

drikke n (indeclinable) (uncountable)

  1. drink (mass noun)
    mat og drikke - food and drink
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse drekka, from Proto-Germanic *drinkaną.

Verb[edit]

drikke (imperative drikk, present tense drikker, passive drikkes, simple past drakk, past participle drukket, present participle drikkende)

  1. to drink
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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse drekka, from Proto-Germanic *drinkaną. Cognates include English drink.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

drikke (present tense drikk, past tense drakk, past participle drukke, passive infinitive drikkast, present participle drikkande, imperative drikk)

  1. (transitive, intransitive) to drink
  2. (intransitive) to drink an alcoholic beverage

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Noun 1[edit]

drikke f (definite singular drikka, uncountable)

  1. drink (mass noun)
    mat og drikke - food and drink

Noun 2[edit]

drikke n (definite singular drikket, indefinite plural drikke, definite plural drikka)

  1. something to drink

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