prins

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See also: prîns and prins'

Danish[edit]

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  • IPA(key): /prɛns/, [pʰʁ̥ɛnˀs]

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prins c (singular definite prinsen, plural indefinite prinser)

  1. prince (son or male-line grandson of a reigning monarch)
  2. prince consort
  3. prince (male ruler or head of a principality)

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch prince, from Old French prince, from Latin princeps (first), notably in princeps civitatis (first citizen), the primary title of the Roman 'emperor' under the still republican constitution.

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prins m (plural prinsen, diminutive prinsje n, feminine prinses)

  1. prince

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse prinz, from Middle Low German prinse, from Latin princeps.

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prins m (genitive singular prins, nominative plural prinsar)

  1. prince

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Middle French[edit]

Verb[edit]

prins m (feminine prinse, masculine plural prins, feminine plural prinses)

  1. past participle of prendre

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse prinz, from Middle Low German prinse, from Old French prince, from Latin princeps.

Noun[edit]

prins m (definite singular prinsen, indefinite plural prinser, definite plural prinsene)

  1. a prince (son or male-line grandson of a monarch)

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Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin prensus, variant of prehensus.

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Verb[edit]

prins

  1. past participle of prinde

Adjective[edit]

prins m, n (feminine singular prinsă, masculine plural prinși, feminine and neuter plural prinse)

  1. caught, nabbed
  2. captive, prisoner

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Swedish[edit]

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prins c (feminine: prinsessa)

  1. a prince (son or male-line grandson of a monarch)

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Declension of prins 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative prins prinsen prinsar prinsarna
Genitive prins prinsens prinsars prinsarnas

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