våg

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See also: vag, vaag, vág, and väg

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse vágr

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

våg m ‎(definite singular vågen, indefinite plural våger, definite plural vågene)

  1. a narrow inlet (smaller than a fjord)

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

våg

  1. imperative of våge


References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse vágr

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

våg m ‎(definite singular vågen, indefinite plural vågar, definite plural vågane)

  1. a narrow inlet (smaller than a fjord)

Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

våg

  1. imperative of våga


References[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Swedish vāgh, from Middle Low German wâge (as in German Woge). Cognate with Old English wæg, Old Swedish vāgher (Old Norse vágr). Ultimately from Proto-Germanic *wēgaz.

Noun[edit]

våg c

  1. wave
Declension[edit]
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Cognate with Icelandic vog. Compare väga.

Noun[edit]

våg c

  1. a scale; a device for measuring weights or masses
Declension[edit]
Inflection of våg 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative våg vågen vågar vågarna
Genitive vågs vågens vågars vågarnas
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