menneske

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse menskr ‎(human), from Proto-Germanic *manniskaz ‎(human, humanity), from Proto-Germanic *mann- ‎(man, human, person), from Proto-Indo-European *mAnw- ‎(man). Cognate with Old English mennisc ‎(human).

Noun[edit]

menneske n (singular definite mennesket, plural indefinite mennesker)

  1. person, human, human being

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia no

Noun[edit]

menneske n ‎(definite singular mennesket, indefinite plural mennesker, definite plural menneska or menneskene)

  1. human, human being, man, Homo sapiens; (in plural form also) people

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia nn

Noun[edit]

menneske n ‎(definite singular mennesket, indefinite plural menneske, definite plural menneska)

  1. human, human being, man, Homo sapiens; (in plural form also) people

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