frosk

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English frosk, from Old English frox, frosċ (frog) and Old Norse froskr (frog); both from Proto-Germanic *fruskaz, *fruþskaz (frog), from Proto-Indo-European *prew- (to jump, hop). Doublet of frosh.

Noun[edit]

frosk (plural frosks)

  1. (dialectal) A frog.

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Icelandic[edit]

Noun[edit]

frosk

  1. indefinite accusative singular of froskur

Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

frosk

  1. Alternative form of frossh

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse froskr, from Proto-Germanic *fruskaz, from Proto-Indo-European *prew- (jump, hop).

Noun[edit]

frosk m (definite singular frosken, indefinite plural frosker, definite plural froskene)

  1. a frog (amphibian)

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References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse froskr, from Proto-Germanic *fruskaz, from Proto-Indo-European *prew- (jump, hop).

Noun[edit]

frosk m (definite singular frosken, indefinite plural froskar, definite plural froskane)

  1. a frog (amphibian)

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Old High German[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-West Germanic *frosk.

Noun[edit]

frosk m

  1. frog

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  1. Köbler, Gerhard, Althochdeutsches Wörterbuch, (6. Auflage) 2014