kopper

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Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Maybe a euphemistic refashioning of pokker, from Middle Low German pocke, from Proto-Germanic *pukkaz, *pukkǭ (pock; swelling), cognate with English pock, pox, German Pocke. Alternatively from kopper, the plural of kop (cup) (from the cups used for blood-letting).

Noun[edit]

kopper c pl

  1. smallpox

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Noun[edit]

kopper c

  1. indefinite plural of kop

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

kopper n (definite singular kopperet)

  1. copper (chemical element, symbol Cu)
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

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kopper pl (definite plural koppene)

  1. smallpox

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Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

kopper m

  1. indefinite plural of kopp

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