vakna

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See also: våkna

Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse vakna, from Proto-Germanic *waknaną.

Verb[edit]

vakna (third person singular past indicative vaknaði, third person plural past indicative vaknað, supine vaknað)

  1. to wake up

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse vakna, from Proto-Germanic *waknaną.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

vakna (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative vaknaði, supine vaknað)

  1. (intransitive) to wake up, to awaken

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse vakna. Akin to English waken.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /²ʋɑknɑ/, /²ʋɑːknɑ/

Verb[edit]

vakna (present tense vaknar, past tense vakna, past participle vakna, passive infinitive vaknast, present participle vaknande, imperative vakn)

  1. to wake up

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Old Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse vakna, from Proto-Germanic *waknaną.

Verb[edit]

vakna

  1. to wake up

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Descendants[edit]

  • Swedish: vakna

Swedish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Swedish vakna, from Old Norse vakna, from Proto-Germanic *waknaną.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /vɑːkna/
  • (file)

Verb[edit]

vakna (present vaknar, preterite vaknade, supine vaknat, imperative vakna)

  1. (intransitive) wake up
    Har du vaknat på fel sida i dag?
    Did you wake up on the wrong side today? (Are you in a bad mood for some reason?)
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Etymology 2[edit]

Adjective[edit]

vakna

  1. absolute singular definite and plural form of vaken.

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