søkka

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse søkkva, from Proto-Germanic *sinkwaną, from Proto-Indo-European *sengʷ- (to sink, to drop).

Verb[edit]

søkka (third person singular past indicative sakk, søkk, third person plural past indicative sukku, supine sokkið) (intransitive)

  1. to sink

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse søkkva.

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Verb[edit]

søkka (present tense søkk, past tense sokk, past participle sokke, present participle søkkande, imperative søkk)

  1. (intransitive) to sink
    Skipet sokk etter å ha råka eit isfjell.
    The ship sank after hitting an iceberg.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse søkkja.

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Verb[edit]

søkka (present tense søkker, past tense søkkte, past participle søkkt, present participle søkkande, imperative søkk)

  1. (transitive) to sink
    Skipet vart søkkt av ein torpedo.
    The ship was sunk by a torpedo.
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