tanke

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See also: tenke, tänka, tǎnkè, and tænke

Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tankə/, [ˈtˢɑnɡ̊ə]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse þanki (thought).

Noun[edit]

tanke c (singular definite tanken, plural indefinite tanker)

  1. thought
  2. idea
  3. intension
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

tanke c

  1. indefinite plural of tank

Verb[edit]

tanke (imperative tank, infinitive at tanke, present tense tanker, past tense tankede, perfect tense har tanket)

  1. tank up, fill up
  2. refuel

Dutch[edit]

Verb[edit]

tanke

  1. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of tanken

Anagrams[edit]


Hunsrik[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • danke (Standard German based orthography)

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German dankōn, from Proto-Germanic *þankōną.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

tanke

  1. to thank
    • 2008, Ursula Wiesemann, Contribuição ao desenvolvimento de uma ortografia da língua Hunsrik falada na América do Sul, Associação Internacional de Lingüística – SIL Brasil, page 30:
      awer, ap xeele, tanke, knaps – mas, descascar, agradecer, rarefeito.
      but, to peel, to thank, scarce – but, to peel, to thank, scarce
      (note: the words right of the hyphen are in Portuguese)
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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Low German danke, and Old Norse þanki.

Noun[edit]

tanke m (definite singular tanken, indefinite plural tanker, definite plural tankene)

  1. thought
  2. intent
  3. idea
Related terms[edit]
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From the noun tank

Verb[edit]

tanke (present tense tanker, past tense tanka or tanket, past participle tanka or tanket)

  1. to tank, tank up, fill up, (put fuel into a tank)

References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /²tɑŋkә/ invalid IPA characters (ә) (example of pronunciation)

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Low German danke, and Old Norse þanki.

Noun[edit]

tanke m (definite singular tanken, indefinite plural tankar, definite plural tankane)

  1. thought
  2. intent
  3. idea
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

tanke (present tense tankar, past tense tanka, past participle tanka, passive infinitive tankast, present participle tankande, imperative tanke/tank)

  1. Alternative form of tanka

References[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse þanki (thought).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tanke c

  1. thought

Declension[edit]

Declension of tanke 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative tanke tanken tankar tankarna
Genitive tankes tankens tankars tankarnas

See also[edit]