forkortelse

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Verbal noun to forkorte ‎(shorten, abridge, abbreviate), from Middle Low German vorkorten, from kort ‎(short), from Latin curtus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /fɔrˈkɔrtəlsə/, [fʌˈkʰɒːd̥l̩sə]

Noun[edit]

forkortelse c (singular definite forkortelsen, plural indefinite forkortelser)

  1. abbreviation (shortened or contracted form of a word or phrase)
  2. shortening
  3. abridgment
  4. cut
  5. contraction
  6. reduction

Inflection[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From forkorte +‎ -else

Noun[edit]

forkortelse m ‎(definite singular forkortelsen, indefinite plural forkortelser, definite plural forkortelsene)

  1. an abbreviation (shortened or contracted form of a word or phrase)

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