höna

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See also: hona, høna, and hœna

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Swedish hø̄na, from Old Norse hœna, from Proto-Germanic *hōnijǭ, related to *hanjō, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *kan- (to sing), *kana-.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /²høːna/, [²høə̯n̪a]
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -²øːna

Noun[edit]

höna c

  1. hen; in particular a female chicken
    Hönor äter maskar.
    Hens eat worms.

Declension[edit]

Declension of höna 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative höna hönan hönor hönorna
Genitive hönas hönans hönors hönornas

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