lingon

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Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

lingon

  1. Genitive singular form of linko.

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Norse *lingwa-(*lingwa-, heather)+ -on(-on) (a common suffix for fruits and berries).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lingon n

  1. cowberry; lingonberry

Declension[edit]

Inflection of lingon 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative lingon lingonet lingon lingonen
Genitive lingons lingonets lingons lingonens

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References[edit]

  1. ^ lingon in Elof Hellquist, Svensk etymologisk ordbok (1st ed., 1922)