finne

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Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse finnr (Sami).

Noun[edit]

finne c (singular definite finnen, plural indefinite finner)

  1. Finn (Person from Finland)
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Low German vinne or from German Finne (fin).

Noun[edit]

finne c (singular definite finnen, plural indefinite finner)

  1. fin
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Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

finne

  1. genitive feminine singular of fionn
  2. comparative degree of fionn

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
finne fhinne bhfinne
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse finnr (Sami).

Noun[edit]

finne m (definite singular finnen, indefinite plural finner, definite plural finnene)

  1. a Finn (person from Finland)
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Low German vinne or from German Finne (fin).

Noun[edit]

finne m (definite singular finnen, indefinite plural finner, definite plural finnene)

  1. fin (appendage of a fish)
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Etymology 3[edit]

From Old Norse finna, from Proto-Germanic *finþaną, from Proto-Indo-European *pent- (to go, pass; path, bridge). Cognates include Danish finde, Swedish finna, Gothic 𐍆𐌹𐌽𐌸𐌰𐌽 (finþan), German finden, Dutch vinden, and English find.

Verb[edit]

finne (imperative finn, present tense finner, simple past fant, past participle funnet, present participle finnende)

  1. to find
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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse finnr (Sami).

Noun[edit]

finne m (definite singular finnen, indefinite plural finnar, definite plural finnane)

  1. person from Finland
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Low German vinne or from German Finne (fin).

Noun[edit]

finne m (definite singular finnen, indefinite plural finnar, definite plural finnane)

  1. fin (appendage of a fish)
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Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

finne (present tense finn, past tense fann, past participle funne, passive infinitive finnast, present participle finnande, imperative finn)

  1. Alternative form of finna
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Swedish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse finnr (Sami).

Noun[edit]

finne c

  1. Finn (Person from Finland)
Declension[edit]
Declension of finne 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative finne finnen finnar finnarna
Genitive finnes finnens finnars finnarnas
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Low German finne or from German Finne. Related to fin.

Noun[edit]

finne c

  1. pimple, zit
Declension[edit]
Declension of finne 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative finne finnen finnar finnarna
Genitive finnes finnens finnars finnarnas