klinga

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

klinga f

  1. definite singular of klinge

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German klinge.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

klinga f

  1. blade (e.g. of a sword)

Declension[edit]

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Further reading[edit]

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

Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /²klɪŋa/, [²kl̪ɪŋːa]
  • Rhymes: -²ɪŋa
  • Hyphenation: kling‧a

Etymology 1[edit]

From German Klinge, from Middle High German klinge. Cognate with English clink.

Noun[edit]

klinga c

  1. the blade of a weapon such as a sword
Declension[edit]
Declension of klinga 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative klinga klingan klingor klingorna
Genitive klingas klingans klingors klingornas

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Low German klingen, from Proto-Germanic *klinganą. Cognate with English clink.

Verb[edit]

klinga (present klingar, preterite klingade, supine klingat, imperative klinga)

  1. to sound, to chime
Usage notes[edit]
  • An archaic strong conjugation (klang, klungit) is sometimes used in poetry.
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