vokse

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Danish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Danish waxæ, from Old Norse vaxa, from Proto-Germanic *wahsijaną, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂weg-.

Verb[edit]

vokse

  1. to grow

Etymology 2[edit]

From voks +‎ -e.

Verb[edit]

vokse

  1. to wax

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse vaxa.

Verb[edit]

vokse (imperative voks, present tense vokser, simple past vokste, past participle vokst, present participle voksende)

  1. to grow (get bigger)
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Etymology 2[edit]

From the noun voks.

Verb[edit]

vokse (imperative voks, present tense vokser, simple past and past participle voksa or vokset, present participle voksende)

  1. to wax (something: with wax)
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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the noun voks

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

vokse (present tense voksar, past tense voksa, past participle voksa, passive infinitive voksast, present participle voksande, imperative vokse/voks)

  1. to wax (apply wax to something)

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