kvalross

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse hrosshvalr and Dutch walrus

Noun[edit]

kvalross m (definite singular kvalrossen, indefinite plural kvalrosser, definite plural kvalrossene)

  1. a walrus

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse hrosshvalr and Dutch walrus

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Noun[edit]

kvalross m (definite singular kvalrossen, indefinite plural kvalrossar, definite plural kvalrossane)

  1. a walrus
    • 1933, Ella Anker, Eirik Raude:
      Kval og kvalross og sel i havet. No kann du, Tore, gå upp og sjå um du kann finna fugl og hare.
      [There is] whale and walrus and seal in the ocean. Now you, Tore, go up and see if you can find fowl and hare.

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