vagn

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse vagn, from Proto-Germanic *wagnaz (cart, wagon), from Proto-Indo-European *woǵʰnos, from *weǵʰ-.

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vagn m (genitive singular vagns, nominative plural vagnar)

  1. cart, wagon, carriage

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Vagn

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse vagnhvalr, vagna, vǫgn.

Noun[edit]

vagn m (definite singular vagnen, indefinite plural vagner, definite plural vagnene)

  1. orca, killer whale, Orcinus orca
    Ute i fjorden var det vagner.
    There were orcas in the fjord.

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Vagn

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse vagnhvalr, vagna, vǫgn.

Noun[edit]

vagn m (definite singular vagnen, indefinite plural vagnar, definite plural vagnane)

  1. (archaic) orca, killer whale, Orcinus orca
    Ute i fjorden var det vagnar.
    There were orcas in the fjord.

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Swedish vaghn, from Old Norse vagn, from Proto-Germanic *wagnaz (cart, wagon), from Proto-Indo-European *woǵʰnos, from Proto-Indo-European *weǵʰ-.

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Noun[edit]

vagn c

  1. a wagon, a carriage, a (railroad) car, a chariot, a trailer
  2. a carriage (on a typewriter)

Declension[edit]

Declension of vagn 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative vagn vagnen vagnar vagnarna
Genitive vagns vagnens vagnars vagnarnas

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