formue

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German vormoge, from vormogen (to be able to, capable of).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /fɔrmuːə/, [ˈfɒːˌmuːə]

Noun[edit]

formue c (singular definite formuen, plural indefinite formuer)

  1. fortune
  2. capital
  3. property

Inflection[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German vormoge

Noun[edit]

formue m (definite singular formuen, indefinite plural formuer, definite plural formuene)

  1. fortune, wealth
    det huset må ha kostet en formue - that house must have cost a fortune

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German vormoge

Noun[edit]

formue m (definite singular formuen, indefinite plural formuar, definite plural formuane)

  1. fortune, wealth
    ein liten formue - a small fortune