kné

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

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Noun[edit]

kné n (genitive singular knés, nominative plural kné)

  1. (archaic or poetic) a knee syn.

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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]

Noun[edit]

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

  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