edderkopp

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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edderkopp

Etymology[edit]

edder, Danish form of eiter (poison) + kopp (something thick or bloated). Compare Old English āttercoppe, Danish edderkop, Faroese eiturkoppur.

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): /e.der.kop/, [ˈɛ.dəɾ.ˌkɔp]

Noun[edit]

edderkopp m (definite singular edderkoppen, indefinite plural edderkopper, definite plural edderkoppene)

  1. a spider (arthropod)

References[edit]

“edderkopp” in The Bokmål Dictionary.


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

edder, Danish form of eiter (poison) + kopp (something thick or bloated). Compare Old English āttercoppe, Danish edderkop, Faroese eiturkoppur.

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): /e.der.kop/, [ˈɛ.dəɾ.ˌkɔp]

Noun[edit]

edderkopp m (definite singular edderkoppen, indefinite plural edderkoppar, definite plural edderkoppane)

  1. a spider

References[edit]

“edderkopp” in The Nynorsk Dictionary.