elsker

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Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɛlskər/, [ˈɛlsɡ̊ɐ]

Etymology 1[edit]

From elske (to love) +‎ -er.

Noun[edit]

elsker c (singular definite elskeren, plural indefinite elskere)

  1. lover
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Etymology 2[edit]

See elske (to love).

Verb[edit]

elsker

  1. present tense of elske

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse elskari

Noun[edit]

elsker m (definite singular elskeren, indefinite plural elskere, definite plural elskerne)

  1. a lover (of something; applies to both sexes)
  2. a lover (man having a sexual relationship with a woman)
    Lady Chatterleys elsker - Lady Chatterley's Lover (D.H. Lawrence)
  3. lover (man in a marital relationship)
    en god / dårlig elsker - a good / bad lover
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Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

elsker

  1. present tense of elske

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