springa

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From Old Norse springa, from Proto-Germanic *springaną, from Proto-Indo-European *spr̥g̑h.

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springa ‎(strong verb, third-person singular past indicative sprakk, third-person plural past indicative sprungu, supine sprungið)

  1. (intransitive) to crack, break, split open, burst
  2. (intransitive) to explode, blow up
  3. (intransitive) to collapse or die (from overexertion, emotional distress, etc.)

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Old Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse springa, from Proto-Germanic *springaną.

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springa

  1. to spring, jump
  2. to run
  3. to burst

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Swedish[edit]

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springa c

  1. a crack (narrow elongated opening)
  2. (informal) vagina, vulva
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Inflection of springa 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative springa springan springor springorna
Genitive springas springans springors springornas

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Swedish springa, from Old Norse springa, from Proto-Germanic *springaną, from Proto-Indo-European *spr̥g̑h.

Verb[edit]

springa

  1. to run (move quickly on legs)
  2. (archaic) to jump
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