harpun

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Via Dutch harpoen, from French harpon (harpoon).

Noun[edit]

harpun c (singular definite harpunen, plural indefinite harpuner)

  1. harpoon

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Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

harpun

  1. Genitive singular form of harppu.

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From French harpon, via Dutch harpoen.

Noun[edit]

harpun m (definite singular harpunen, indefinite plural harpuner, definite plural harpunene)

  1. a harpoon

References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French harpon, via Dutch harpoen.

Noun[edit]

harpun m (definite singular harpunen, indefinite plural harpunar, definite plural harpunane)

  1. a harpoon

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Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Harpune, from Dutch harpoen, from Middle Dutch arpoen, from Middle French harpon, from Old French harpon, from Latin harpaga, a rare variant of harpagō, from Ancient Greek ἁρπάγη (harpágē), from ἁρπάζω (harpázō).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈxar.pun/
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  • Rhymes: -arpun
  • Syllabification: har‧pun

Noun[edit]

harpun m inan

  1. harpoon (spearlike weapon)

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

adjective
nouns

Related terms[edit]

adjective

Further reading[edit]

  • harpun in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • harpun in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /xǎrpuːn/
  • Hyphenation: har‧pun

Noun[edit]

hàrpūn m (Cyrillic spelling ха̀рпӯн)

  1. harpoon

Declension[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch harpoen, from Old French harpon, from harpe (dog's claw), from Latin harpago (grappling hook).

Noun[edit]

harpun c

  1. harpoon

Declension[edit]

Declension of harpun 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative harpun harpunen harpuner harpunerna
Genitive harpuns harpunens harpuners harpunernas

Descendants[edit]

  • Finnish: harppuuna