hvirvel

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse hvirfill

Noun[edit]

hvirvel m (definite singular hvirvelen, indefinite plural hvirvler, definite plural hvirvlene)

  1. vortex
  2. vertebra
  3. the point on the head where the hair parts to all different directions

Usage notes[edit]

This could be used in Riksmål only, see “hvirvel” in Den Danske Ordbog.

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