kniv

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Danish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse knífr ‎(knife).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kniːv/, [kʰniwˀ]

Noun[edit]

kniv c (singular definite kniven, plural indefinite knive)

  1. knife

Inflection[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse knífr

Noun[edit]

kniv m ‎(definite singular kniven, indefinite plural kniver, definite plural knivene)

  1. a knife (utensil or tool designed for cutting)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse knífr

Noun[edit]

kniv m ‎(definite singular kniven, indefinite plural knivar, definite plural knivane)

  1. a knife (as above)

Swedish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • knif (obsolete since 1906)

Etymology[edit]

From Old Swedish knīver, from Old Norse knífr ‎(knife), from Proto-Germanic *knībaz, from Proto-Indo-European *gneybʰ-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kniv c

  1. a knife

Declension[edit]

Inflection of kniv 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative kniv kniven knivar knivarna
Genitive knivs knivens knivars knivarnas

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