eventyr

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From late Old Norse æfintýr, from Middle Low German eventūr, eventūre, from French aventure (adventure).

Noun[edit]

eventyr n (singular definite eventyret, plural indefinite eventyr)

  1. adventure
  2. fairy tale, folktale

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Norwegian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From late Old Norse ævintýr, ævintýrr.

Noun[edit]

eventyr n

  1. adventure
    Er du klar til nye eventyr?
    Are you ready for new adventures?
  2. fairy tale (a folktale)
  3. something exceptionally great

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • “eventyr” in The Bokmål Dictionary / The Nynorsk Dictionary.