skab

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See also: -skab

Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /skaːb/, [sɡ̊æːˀb̥]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse skabb (scab, scabies).

Noun[edit]

skab n (singular definite skabet, not used in plural form)

  1. mange (skin disease)
  2. (archaic) scab
  3. (archaic) vermin
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Low German schap.

Noun[edit]

skab n (singular definite skabet, plural indefinite skabe)

  1. cupboard, closet, cabinet
  2. wardrobe (cabinet in which clothes may be stored)
  3. locker
  4. safe (box in which valuables can be locked for safekeeping)
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

See skabe (to create, make, cause).

Verb[edit]

skab

  1. imperative of skabe

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