løn

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Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse laun, from Proto-Germanic *launą n, cf. German Lohn.

Noun[edit]

løn c (singular definite lønnen, not used in plural form)

  1. salary, wage

References[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse hlynr, from Proto-Germanic *hluniz (maple).

Noun[edit]

løn c (singular definite lønnen, plural indefinite lønne)

  1. a maple (tree)

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Etymology 3[edit]

From Old Norse laun, from Proto-Germanic *laugnaz (hidden).

Noun[edit]

løn (uninflected)

  1. (only in i løn) secret

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Danish løn, from Old Danish løn, from Old Norse laun, from Proto-Germanic *launą.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

løn f (genitive singular lønar, plural lønir)

  1. wage, salary

Declension[edit]

Declension of løn
f2 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative løn lønin lønir lønirnar
accusative løn lønina lønir lønirnar
dative løn lønini lønum lønunum
genitive lønar lønarinnar løna lønanna