isbjørn

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

Danish[edit]

Danish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia da

Etymology[edit]

From is +‎ bjørn

Noun[edit]

isbjørn c (singular definite isbjørnen, plural indefinite isbjørne)

  1. polar bear (Ursus maritimus)

Declension[edit]

References[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no
isbjørn

Etymology[edit]

From is +‎ bjørn

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

isbjørn m (definite singular isbjørnen, indefinite plural isbjørner, definite plural isbjørnene)

  1. polar bear (Ursus maritimus)

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Etymology[edit]

From is (ice) +‎ bjørn (bear).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

isbjørn m (definite singular isbjørnen, indefinite plural isbjørnar, definite plural isbjørnane)

  1. polar bear, Ursus maritimus
    • 1889, Julius Gude, Lærebok i landkunna:
      Fraa finnmarksbyarne vert det utsendt smærre farty nordi Ishavet og til Spitsbergen paa veiding etter kobbe, rossmaal, haakjerring, isbjørn, rein o.m. []
      From the towns of Finnmark, smaller vessels are sent north into the Arctic Ocean and Spitsbergen, hunting for seal, walrus, Greenland shark, polar bear, reindeer and so on []

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]