lungen

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

lungen m or f

  1. definite masculine singular of lunge

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *lunganjō, from *lungô, from Proto-Indo-European *lengʷʰ- (light, agile, nimble). Compare Old Frisian lungen, Old Norse lunga. Modern cognates include West Frisian long, Dutch long, German Lunge, Danish lunge, Norwegian lunge, Icelandic lunga, Swedish lunga.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lungen f

  1. lung

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle English: lunge

References[edit]

  • Douglas Harper, [1], 2001