kje

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See also: -kje, ikke, ekki, and ikki

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse kið, from Proto-Germanic *kidją.

Noun[edit]

kje n (definite singular kjeet, indefinite plural kje, definite plural kjea or kjeene)

  1. a goatling, kid
  2. the meat of a goatling

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse kið (goatling), from Proto-Germanic *kidją.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kje n (definite singular kjeet, indefinite plural kje, definite plural kjea)

  1. a goatling, kid

Etymology 2[edit]

Short form of ikkje.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

kje

  1. not (in unstressed position, primarily in poetry)
    Det er kje der.
    It is not there.

Etymology 3[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

kje

  1. imperative of kjea and kjee

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Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kъde.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

kjẹ̄

  1. where (in what place)
  2. where (the place in/at which; the place from which)

Further reading[edit]

  • kje”, in Slovarji Inštituta za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša ZRC SAZU, portal Fran