hengsel

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Dutch[edit]

Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nl

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch hencsel. Equivalent to hangen +‎ -sel with vowel fronting.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɦɛŋ.səl/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: heng‧sel

Noun[edit]

hengsel n (plural hengsels, diminutive hengseltje n)

  1. hinge
    Synonym: geheng
  2. handle of a container (e.g. of a backet or cauldron)

Descendants[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

From the verb henge

Noun[edit]

hengsel m or f (definite singular hengsla or hengselen, indefinite plural hengsler, definite plural hengslene)
hengsel n (definite singular hengselet or hengslet, indefinite plural hengsel or hengsler, definite plural hengsla or hengslene)

  1. a hinge

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Etymology[edit]

From the verb hengje

Noun[edit]

hengsel n (definite singular hengselet, indefinite plural hengsel, definite plural hengsla)

  1. a hinge

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