tjue

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Norwegian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • tyve (see usage notes below)

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse tuttugu, from Proto-Germanic *twai tigiwiz.

Numeral[edit]

tjue

  1. (cardinal) twenty

Usage notes[edit]

  • Tjue is the more common spelling in most dialects, but formal use around the capital Oslo continues to use the spelling tyve.

Related terms[edit]