regn

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse regn, from Proto-Germanic *regną.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

regn c (singular definite regnen, not used in plural form)

  1. rain

Verb[edit]

regn

  1. imperative of regne

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse regn, from Proto-Germanic *regną.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

regn n (genitive singular regns, uncountable)

  1. rain

Declension[edit]

Declension of regn (singular only)
n3s singular
indefinite definite
nominative regn regnið
accusative regn regnið
dative regni regninum
genitive regns regnsins

Icelandic[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse regn, from Proto-Germanic *regną.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

regn n (genitive singular regns, no plural)

  1. rain

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /reɡn/, [ɾɛŋn], [ɾæɪ̯n]
  • Homophone: rein

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse regn, from Proto-Germanic *regną.

Noun[edit]

regn n (definite singular regnet) (uncountable)

  1. rain
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Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

regn

  1. imperative of regne

References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse regn, from Proto-Germanic *regną. Akin to English rain.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

regn n (definite singular regnet) (uncountable)

  1. rain

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

regn

  1. imperative of regna

References[edit]


Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *regnaz. Cognate with Old Saxon regan (Low German Ręgen), Old Dutch regan (Dutch regen), Old High German regan (German Regen), Old Norse regn (Swedish, Danish, and Norwegian regn), Gothic 𐍂𐌹𐌲𐌽 (rign).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

reġn m

  1. rain

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *regną. Cognate with Old English reġn (English rain), Old Saxon regan (Low German Ręgen), Old Dutch regan (Dutch regen), Old High German regan (German Regen), Gothic 𐍂𐌹𐌲𐌽 (rign).

Noun[edit]

regn n

  1. rain

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

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

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Swedish ræghn, from Old Norse regn, from Proto-Germanic *regną, from Proto-Indo-European *rek-, *reg-, *reḱ-, *reǵ-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

regn n

  1. (countable and uncountable) rain

Declension[edit]

Declension of regn 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative regn regnet regn regnen
Genitive regns regnets regns regnens

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