reisa

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From late Old Norse reisa, from Middle Low German reise.

Noun[edit]

reisa f (genitive singular reisu, plural reisur)

  1. journey
  2. time, times
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Declension[edit]
Declension of reisa
f1 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative reisa reisan reisur reisurnar
accusative reisu reisuna reisur reisurnar
dative reisu reisuni reisum reisunum
genitive reisu reisunnar reisa reisanna

Etymology 2[edit]

A merger of ríse, from Old Norse rísa ‎(rise) and Old Norse reisa ‎(raise). In the sense "go, travel" from Middle Low German reisen.

Verb[edit]

reisa ‎(third person singular past indicative reisti, third person plural past indicative reist, supine reist)

  1. to raise, to lever, to lift
  2. to build
  3. to begin
  4. (colloquial) to travel
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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

reisa m, f

  1. definite feminine singular of reise

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

reisa f

  1. definite singular of reise