duge

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See also: ɖu ɣe

Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /duːɡə/, [ˈd̥uːwə]

Noun[edit]

duge c

  1. plural indefinite of dug

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse duga.

Verb[edit]

duge (present tense duger; past tense dugde; past participle dugd)

  1. help, be useful; be good enough; work
    Dette duger ikke. Vi får prøve noe annet.
    This doesn't work. We'll have to try something else.
  2. be skilled enough
    Er du sikker på at de duger til jobben?
    Are you sure that they are skilled enough for the job?

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Verb[edit]

duge (present tense duger, past tense dugde, past participle dugd/dugt, passive infinitive dugast, present participle dugande, imperative dug)

  1. Alternative form of duga