ulv

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Danish[edit]

En ulv - A wolf

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse úlfr, from Proto-Germanic *wulfaz, from Proto-Indo-European *wĺ̥kʷos ‎(wolf).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ulv c (singular definite ulven, plural indefinite ulve)

  1. wolf

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse úlfr, from Proto-Germanic *wulfaz, from Proto-Indo-European *wĺ̥kʷos.

Noun[edit]

ulv m ‎(definite singular ulven, indefinite plural ulver, definite plural ulvene)

  1. a wolf

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia nn

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse úlfr, from Proto-Germanic *wulfaz, from Proto-Indo-European *wĺ̥kʷos.

Noun[edit]

ulv m ‎(definite singular ulven, indefinite plural ulvar, definite plural ulvane)

  1. a wolf

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Swedish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • ulf (obsolete)

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse úlfr, from Proto-Germanic *wulfaz, from Proto-Indo-European *wĺ̥kʷos.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ulv c

  1. (archaic) wolf

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Usage notes[edit]

The word ulv was taboo in old Swedish. It was usually replaced by the noa word varg, which is the word commonly used in modern Swedish.