marsvin

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Meerschwein ‎(porpoise, guinea pig).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /marsviːn/, [ˈmɑːˌsviːˀn]

Noun[edit]

marsvin n (singular definite marsvinet, plural indefinite marsvin)

  1. guinea pig
  2. porpoise

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Swedish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse marsvín.

Noun[edit]

marsvin n

  1. a guinea pig (rodent)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of marsvin 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative marsvin marsvinet marsvin marsvinen
Genitive marsvins marsvinets marsvins marsvinens

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

marsvin
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Etymology[edit]

From German Meerschwein ‎(porpoise, guinea pig).

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): /maːr.sviːn/, [ˈmaːʂ.ˌʂviːn]

Noun[edit]

marsvin n ‎(definite singular marsvinet, indefinite plural marsvin, definite plural marsvina or marsvinene)

  1. a guinea pig (rodent)

References[edit]

“marsvin” in The Bokmål Dictionary.


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia nn

Etymology[edit]

From German Meerschwein ‎(porpoise, guinea pig).

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): /maːr.sviːn/, [ˈmaːʂ.ˌʂviːn]

Noun[edit]

marsvin n ‎(definite singular marsvinet, indefinite plural marsvin, definite plural marsvina)

  1. a guinea pig (rodent)

References[edit]

“marsvin” in The Nynorsk Dictionary.