omkring

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From om + Old Norse krinkr (ring, round), from Old Norse umkring.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɔm.kriŋ/, [ʌmˌkʁɛ̝ŋˀ], [ʌmˈkʁɛ̝ŋˀ], [ˈʌmkʁɛ̝ŋ]

Adverb[edit]

omkring

  1. about

Preposition[edit]

omkring

  1. around
    Det bor mange her omkring.
    Many live around here.
  2. about

References[edit]

omkring” in Ordbog over det danske Sprog


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse umkring

Adverb[edit]

omkring

  1. about, around

Preposition[edit]

omkring

  1. about, around

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse umkring

Adverb[edit]

omkring

  1. about, around

Synonyms[edit]

Preposition[edit]

omkring

  1. about, around

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse umkring.

Pronunciation[edit]

Preposition[edit]

omkring

  1. around (near)