skinn

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse skinn, from Proto-Germanic *skinþą.

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skinn n (genitive singular skinns, nominative plural skinn)

  1. skin
  2. (informal, affectionate) dear little thing, poor thing

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *skinþą, and Old Norse skinn

Noun[edit]

skinn n (definite singular skinnet, indefinite plural skinn, definite plural skinna or skinnene)

  1. (human) skin
  2. (animal) hide, fur (of a whole animal, used as a rug etc.)
  3. (processed) leather
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Etymology 2[edit]

Derived from the verb skinne

Noun[edit]

skinn n (definite singular skinnet)

  1. light, shine
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Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

skinn

  1. imperative of skinne

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse skinn

Noun[edit]

skinn n (definite singular skinnet, indefinite plural skinn, definite plural skinna)

  1. skin
  2. hide

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *skinþą.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

skinn n

  1. (human) skin
  2. (animal) hide, fur (of a whole animal, used as a rug etc.)
  3. (processed) leather

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