voksen

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Etymology[edit]

From an archaic inflection of the past participle to vokse (to grow), compare Old Norse vaxinn.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

voksen

  1. adult, grown-up
  2. full-grown

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of voksen
Positive Comparative Superlative
Common singular voksen 2
Neuter singular voksent 2
Plural voksne 2
Definite attributive1 voksne
1) When an adjective is applied predicatively to something definite, the corresponding "indefinite" form is used.
2) The "indefinite" superlatives may not be used attributively.

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse vaxinn

Adjective[edit]

voksen (neuter singular voksent, definite singular and plural voksne)

  1. adult, fully grown, grown-up

See also[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

voksen m or n

  1. definite masculine singular of voks

References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

voksen m or n

  1. definite masculine singular of voks