strøm

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Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /strœm/, [sd̥ʁɶmˀ]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse straumr ‎(stream), from Proto-Germanic *straumaz, from Proto-Indo-European *srowmos, from *srew- ‎(to flow).

Noun[edit]

strøm c (singular definite strømmen, plural indefinite strømme)

  1. (electricity) current
  2. flow, stream, spate
    Strømmen er stærkere længere opstrøms.
    The current is stronger further upstream.
  3. (of an electrical appliance) energy
    Min telefon er løbet tør for strøm.
    My phone is out of power.
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Etymology 2[edit]

See strømme ‎(to flow, pour, stream).

Verb[edit]

strøm

  1. imperative of strømme

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse straumr ‎(stream), from Proto-Germanic *straumaz, from Proto-Indo-European *srowmos, from *srew- ‎(to flow).

Noun[edit]

strøm m ‎(definite singular strømmen, indefinite plural strømmer, definite plural strømmene)

  1. power, electricity
  2. stream
  3. current
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Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

strøm

  1. imperative of strømme

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