voksen

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Danish[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /vɔksən/, [ˈʋʌɡ̊sn̩]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse vaxinn, a past participle of the verb vaxa (Danish vokse). Cognate with Norwegian voksen, Swedish vuxen.

Adjective[edit]

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

  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.

References[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Noun[edit]

voksen c

  1. definite singular of voks

Etymology 3[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

voksen

  1. gerund of vokse

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
Derived terms[edit]

See also[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

voksen m or n

  1. (non-standard since 2019) definite masculine singular of voks

References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

voksen m or n

  1. (non-standard since 2019) definite masculine singular of voks