kné

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse kné, from Proto-Germanic *knewą, originally from Proto-Indo-European *ǵónu.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kné n (genitive singular knés, nominative plural kné)

  1. (archaic or poetic) a knee syn.

Declension[edit]

Declension of kné
(singular) (plural)
(indefinite) (definite) (indefinite) (definite)
nominative kné knéð kné knén
accusative kné knéð kné knén
dative kné knénu knjám knjánum
genitive knés knésins knjáa knjánna
Other words with the same declension

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *knewą, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *ǵónu. Compare Old Saxon knio, Old English cnēo, Old Frisian knī, Old High German kneo, Gothic 𐌺𐌽𐌹𐌿 (kniu).

Noun[edit]

kné n (genitive knés, plural kné or knjó)

  1. knee

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Westrobothnian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse kné, from Proto-Germanic *knewą, originally from Proto-Indo-European *ǵónu.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ɲ̊ɲéː], [ŋ̊ŋéː], [kʰnéː], [kʰníː]
    Rhymes: -éː, -íː

Noun[edit]

kné n (definite singular knett or knée, dative knén, plural kné, definite plural knéa or knén)

  1. (anatomy) a knee
    hɑn sto å ŋeöm
    he was on his knees

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References[edit]

  • Marklund, Thorsten Skelleftemålet: grammatik och ordlista : för lekmän - av lekman [The Skellefteå speech: grammar and vocabulary: for laymen - by a layman], ISBN 9197016527, page 19, 20