From Middle Low German spīse, from Old Saxon spīsa, from Latin expensa. Cognates include German Speise and German speisen.
- IPA(key): /spiːsə/, [ˈsb̥iːsə]
spise c (singular definite spisen, plural indefinite spiser)
spise (imperative spis, infinitive at spise, present tense spiser, past tense spiste, perfect tense har spist)
From Old Norse spiza (verb), from Danish spise, or directly from Middle Low German spīse, from Old Saxon spīsa, from Latin expensa (noun). Cognates include German Speise and German speisen.
spise (imperative spis, present tense spiser, passive spises, simple past spiste, past participle spist, present participle spisende)
- to eat