vern

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse vernd, vǫrn

Noun[edit]

vern n ‎(definite singular vernet, indefinite plural vern, definite plural verna or vernene)

  1. shield (anything which protects or defends)
  2. protection
  3. defence (UK) or defense (US)
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

vern

  1. imperative of verne

References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse vernd and vǫrn.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

vern n ‎(definite singular vernet, indefinite plural vern, definite plural verna)

  1. protection

Verb[edit]

vern

  1. imperative of verna and verne

References[edit]