rogn

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Danish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse hrogn

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rogn c (singular definite rognen, not used in plural form)

  1. (uncountable) roe (fish eggs)

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse hrogn, from Proto-Germanic *hrugnaz, from Proto-Indo-European *krek- (frogspawn).

Noun[edit]

rogn n (genitive singular rogns, plural rogn)

  1. roe (fish eggs)

Declension[edit]

Declension of rogn
n3 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative rogn rognið rogn rognini
accusative rogn rognið rogn rognini
dative rogni rogninum rognum rognunum
genitive rogns rognsins rogna rognanna

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse hrogn, from Proto-Germanic *hrugnaz, from Proto-Indo-European *krek- (frogspawn).

Noun[edit]

rogn f, m (definite singular rogna or rognen, uncountable)

  1. roe (eggs of fish)
  2. spawn (toads' or frogs' eggs)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse reynir (rowan), related to rauðr (red). Compare Danish røn and Swedish rönn.

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Noun[edit]

rogn f, m (definite singular rogna or rognen, indefinite plural rogner, definite plural rognene)

  1. rowan (tree of genus Sorbus, in particular Sorbus aucuparia)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse hrogn, from Proto-Germanic *hrugnaz, from Proto-Indo-European *krek- (frogspawn).

Noun[edit]

rogn f (definite singular rogna, uncountable)

  1. roe (fish eggs)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse reynir (rowan), related to rauðr (red). Compare Danish røn and Swedish rönn.

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Noun[edit]

rogn f, m (definite singular rogna or rognen, indefinite plural rogner or rognar, definite plural rognene or rognane)

  1. rowan (as above)

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Westrobothnian[edit]

Noun[edit]

rogn m

  1. nominative and accusative definite singular of ro