rannsaka

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse rannsaka.

Verb[edit]

rannsaka ‎(weak verb, third-person singular past indicative rannsakaði, supine rannsakað)

  1. to investigate
  2. to research, to study

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

rann +‎ saka

Verb[edit]

rannsaka ‎(singular past indicative rannsakaði, plural past indicative rannsǫkuðu, past participle rannsakaður)

  1. to investigate
  2. to ransack

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References[edit]

  • rannsaka in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Swedish ransaka(house-search), from rann, corresponding to Icelandic rann(house), related to granne(neigbor), and a verb saka, derived from söka(to search); from Old Norse rannsaka.

Verb[edit]

rannsaka ‎(present rannsakar, preterite rannsakade, supine rannsakat, imperative rannsaka)

  1. to ransack, to investigate, to interrogate, to question

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