erkänna

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Etymology[edit]

From German erkennen or Low German erkennen. Cognate with German erkende, Norwegian Bokmål erkjenne, Norwegian Nynorsk erkjenne, erkjenna, Dutch erkennen and Luxembourgish erkennen. Equivalent to er- +‎ känna.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈeːrɕɛˌna/
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Verb[edit]

erkänna (present erkänner, preterite erkände, supine erkänt, imperative erkänn)

  1. admit; to concede as true
  2. recognize; acknowledge the existence of
  3. recognize; realize or discover the nature of something

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