korn

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse korn, from Proto-Germanic *kurną, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵr̥h₂nóm.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /korn/, [kʰoɐ̯ˀn]
  • (Hardsysselsk) IPA(key): [kʰokwɐ]

Noun[edit]

korn n (singular definite kornet, plural indefinite korn)

  1. corn, cereal
  2. grain (e.g. sandkorn (grain of sand))

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse korn, from Proto-Germanic *kurną, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵr̥h₂nóm.

Noun[edit]

korn n (genitive singular korns, plural korn)

  1. corn
  2. grain (e.g. sandkorn; grain of sand)

Declension[edit]

Declension of korn
n3 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative korn kornið korn kornini
accusative korn kornið korn kornini
dative korni korninum kornum kornunum
genitive korns kornsins korna kornanna

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse korn, from Proto-Germanic *kurną, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵr̥h₂nóm.

Noun[edit]

korn n (genitive singular korns, nominative plural korn)

  1. corn
  2. grain (e.g. sandkorn; grain of sand)

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse korn.

Noun[edit]

korn n (definite singular kornet, indefinite plural korn, definite singular korna or kornene)

  1. grain (cereal)
  2. a grain (small particle)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse korn. Akin to English corn.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

korn n (definite singular kornet, indefinite plural korn, definite plural korna)

  1. grain (cereal)
  2. a grain (small particle)

Derived terms[edit]

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *kurną, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵr̥h₂nóm.

Noun[edit]

korn n

  1. corn
  2. grain

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • korn in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse korn, from Proto-Germanic *kurną, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵr̥h₂nóm.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

korn n

  1. a seed of grain
  2. barley; the genus Hordeum
  3. bead; front sight of a gun

Declension[edit]

Declension of korn 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative korn kornet korn kornen
Genitive korns kornets korns kornens

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