nål

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See also: nal, nál, and -nál

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse nál, from Proto-Germanic *nēþlō, from Proto-Indo-European *(s)neh₁- (to spin).

Noun[edit]

nål c (singular definite nålen, plural indefinite nåle)

  1. needle

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse nál, from Proto-Germanic *nēþlō.

Noun[edit]

nål m, f (definite singular nåla or nålen, indefinite plural nåler, definite plural nålene)

  1. a needle

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia nn

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse nál, from Proto-Germanic *nēþlō.

Noun[edit]

nål f (definite singular nåla, indefinite plural nåler, definite plural nålene)

  1. a needle

Derived terms[edit]


Swedish[edit]

nål

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse nál, from Proto-Germanic *nēþlō.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

nål c

  1. needle (implement for sewing, crocheting etc.; however not for knitting)
  2. needle; syringe
  3. needle; a long, thin device for indicating measurements on a dial or graph

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