navle

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse nafli, from Proto-Germanic *nabalô, cognate with English navel, German Nabel. The Germanic word goes back to Proto-Indo-European *h₃nobʰ- (navel, nave), which is also the source of Latin umbilīcus, Ancient Greek ὀμφαλός (omphalós), and the Germanic word for "nave", *nabō.

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Noun[edit]

navle c (singular definite navlen, plural indefinite navler)

  1. navel

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Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

navle

  1. Alternative form of navel

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse nafli

Noun[edit]

navle m (definite singular navlen, indefinite plural navler, definite plural navlene)

  1. a navel

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse nafli

Noun[edit]

navle m (definite singular navlen, indefinite plural navlar, definite plural navlane)

  1. a navel

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