penning

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Verb[edit]

penning

  1. present participle of pen

Noun[edit]

penning (plural pennings)

  1. Writing; literary composition.
    the idle pennings of a poetic daydreamer

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

penning (plural pennings or penningar)

  1. An old currency unit, the Swedish penning.

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *panningaz

Noun[edit]

penning m

  1. penny

Declension[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse penningr, from Proto-Germanic *panningaz

Noun[edit]

penning c

  1. a coin, a penny
  2. money, cash

Declension[edit]

Declension of penning 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative penning penningen penningar penningarna
Genitive pennings penningens penningars penningarnas

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