vagl

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse vagl

Noun[edit]

vagl m (definite singular vaglen, indefinite plural vagler, definite plural vaglene)
vagl n (definite singular vaglet, indefinite plural vagl or vagler, definite plural vagla or vaglene)

  1. a perch or roost (for birds)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse vagl

Noun[edit]

vagl m (definite singular vaglen, indefinite plural vaglar, definite plural vaglane)
vagl n (definite singular vaglet, indefinite plural vagl, definite plural vagla)

  1. a perch or roost (for birds)

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *wag(a)laz, from Proto-Indo-European *woǵʰlos, cognate with Ancient Greek ὄχλος (ókhlos).

Noun[edit]

vagl m

  1. beam (especially as a roost for chickens)

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • vagl in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press