tegne

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse teikna, from Proto-Germanic *taiknijaną, cognate with German zeichnen and Dutch tekenen. Derived from the noun *taiką (sign), cf. {cog|da|tegn}}.

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tegne (imperative tegn, infinitive at tegne, present tense tegner, past tense tegnede, perfect tense har tegnet)

  1. draw
  2. design
  3. represent
  4. appear, seem, promise
  5. sign a contract

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse teikna, tákna, and German zeichnen

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /teɪ̯ne/, [ˈtɛɪ̯.nə]

Verb[edit]

tegne (imperative tegn, present tense tegner, passive tegnes, simple past and past participle tegna or tegnet, present participle tegnende)

  1. to draw (produce a drawing or picture)

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