kvarn

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Swedish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • qvarn (obsolete since 1889)

Etymology[edit]

From Old Swedish kværn, kvarn, from Old Norse kvern, from Proto-Germanic *kwernō, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷerewn- ‎(millstone).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kvarn c

  1. mill; the grinding apparatus for substances such as grains, seeds, spices, coffee beans etc., or the building or object housing such a grinding apparatus.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of kvarn 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative kvarn kvarnen kvarnar kvarnarna
Genitive kvarns kvarnens kvarnars kvarnarnas

Derived terms[edit]