svane

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Danish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Probably from Middle Low German swane, from Old Saxon swan, from Proto-West Germanic *swan, from Proto-Germanic *swanaz (swan), probably from Proto-Indo-European *swen- (to sound, resound). Alternatively from Old Norse svanr, from the same Germanic source.

Noun[edit]

svane c (singular definite svanen, plural indefinite svaner)

  1. (male or female) swan

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse svanr

Noun[edit]

svane f or m (definite singular svana or svanen, indefinite plural svaner, definite plural svanene)

  1. a swan (large waterbird)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse svanr. Akin to English swan.

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Noun[edit]

svane f (definite singular svana, indefinite plural svaner, definite plural svanene)

  1. a swan, a bird of the genus Cygnus

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Verb[edit]

svane

  1. third-person singular present of svanuti