unna

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse unna, from Proto-Germanic *unnaną. Cognate with Icelandic unna, Danish unde, Norwegian unne, related Danish adjective yndig, Swedish verb gynna, German gönnen.

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unna ‎(third person singular past indicative unti, third person plural past indicative untu, supine unt)
unna ‎(third person singular past indicative unnaði, third person plural past indicative unnaðu, supine unnað)

  1. to grant, allow (someone else a benefit, without begrudging this)

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Icelandic[edit]

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unna ‎(preterite-present verb, third-person singular present indicative ann, third-person singular past indicative unni, supine unnað)

  1. to love syn.

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Italian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

unna f

  1. feminine singular of unno

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse undan.

Adverb[edit]

unna

  1. away

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unna

  1. away from

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse undan.

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unna

  1. away

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unna

  1. away from

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Old Portuguese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *ungla, from Latin ungula, from unguis, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h₃nogʰ-.

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Noun[edit]

unna f

  1. nail, fingernail, toenail

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse unna, from Proto-Germanic *unnaną. Cognate with Icelandic unna, Danish unde, Norwegian unne, related Danish adjective yndig, Swedish verb gynna, German gönnen.[1]

Verb[edit]

unna ‎(present unnar, preterite unnade, supine unnat, imperative unna)

  1. to grant, allow (someone else a benefit, without begrudging this)
    I Osnabrück sysselsatte han sig, när tillfälle unnades honom, med ritning
    In Osnabrück he occupied himself, when opportunity was granted him, with drawing
    Kort sagt: jag unnar honom sina funder
    Und kurz und gut, ich gönn Ihm das Vergnügen, (Goethe's Faust: Wald und Höhle)
    Well, to be brief, the joy as fit occasions rise, I grudge you not (Goethe's Faust: Forest and Cavern)

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  1. ^ unna in Elof Hellquist, Svensk etymologisk ordbok (1st ed., 1922)