"A boy"

Translation:En gutt

October 27, 2015

9 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Lordhokage

Why no relation to Danish pige/ Swedish pojke. Same with flikka/ flicka and jente. Why?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/alek_d
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"en pike" is possible in Norwegian, but "ei/en jente" is more common.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/NattKullav1

Nynorsk - Ein gut.
Bokmål - En gutt.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/CalemRoberts

You can't just say gut can you? You have to do that goot/gut mix thing?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/alek_d
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The "u" in "gutt" is pronounced like the "u" in "full" in English.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/catm934

Do I hear 'm' sound at the end of 'en'?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/DejanDeni

I was thinking the boy is En gutten ?

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