høy

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search
See also: hoy

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Norwegian høg, from Proto-Germanic *hauhaz, from Proto-Indo-European *kewk-, a suffixed form of *kew-

Alternative forms[edit]

  • høg (also Nynorsk)

Adjective[edit]

høy (neuter singular høyt, definite singular and plural høye, comparative høyere, indefinite superlative høyest, definite superlative høyeste)

  1. high, tall
  2. loud
    Han snakker veldig høyt.He speaks very loud.
Related terms[edit]
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

From Old Norse hey, from Proto-Germanic *hawją.

Noun[edit]

høy n (definite singular høyet, uncountable)

  1. hay
Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse hey

Noun[edit]

høy n (definite singular høyet, uncountable)

  1. hay

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]