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plural -s
: a 2-wheeled cart used in Norway with a front seat for two and a rear seat for the driver


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intransitive verb

stolkjaerred; stolkjaerred; stolkjaerreing; stolkjaerres
: to ride in or drive a stolkjaerre

Word History



Norwegian stolkjerre (formerly spelled stolkjærre), from stol chair, seat (from Old Norse stōll) + kjerre cart, from Old Norse kerra, probably from Middle Dutch carre, kerre, from Latin carra

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“Stolkjaerre.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Jun. 2024.

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