flagg

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Possibly from Old Norse flaka (to flutter, about), which is ultimately imitative. Or, related to Old Norse flaga (stone slab), referring to the shape.

Noun[edit]

flagg n (genitive singular flags, plural fløgg)

  1. flag

Declension[edit]

n10 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative flagg flaggið fløgg fløggini
Accusative flagg flaggið fløgg fløggini
Dative flaggi flagginum fløggum fløggunum
Genitive flags flagsins flagga flagganna

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Further reading[edit]

  • flag” in Douglas Harper, Online Etymology Dictionary, 2001–2020.

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Possibly from Old Norse flaka (to flutter, about), which is ultimately imitative. Or, related to Old Norse flaga (stone slab), referring to the shape.

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Noun[edit]

flagg n (genitive singular flaggs, nominative plural flögg)

  1. flag, pennon, pennant

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Further reading[edit]

  • flag” in Douglas Harper, Online Etymology Dictionary, 2001–2020.

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Low German [Term?]

Noun[edit]

flagg n (definite singular flagget, indefinite plural flagg, definite plural flagga or flaggene)

  1. a flag

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

flagg n (definite singular flagget, indefinite plural flagg, definite plural flagga)

  1. flag
    Kvar for land har dette flagget?
    Which country does this flag belong to?

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Westrobothnian[edit]

Noun[edit]

flagg f

  1. weather vane

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