Last modified on 9 December 2014, at 18:16

older

EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

older

  1. comparative form of old: more old, elder, senior
    My older brother and I are Catholic twins. He’s older by eleven months, not quite a year older than me.
  2. elderly
    The thoughtful lad helped an older lady across the street.

ElfdalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare Swedish aldrig.

AdverbEdit

older

  1. never

Norwegian BokmålEdit

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia no

Older

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse ǫlr.

NounEdit

older m, f (definite singular oldra or olderen, indefinite plural oldre or oldrer, definite plural oldrene)

  1. an alder (tree of the Alnus genus)

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia nn

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse ǫlr.

NounEdit

older m (definite singular olderen, indefinite plural olderar, definite plural olderane)

older f (definite singular oldra, indefinite plural oldrer, definite plural oldrene)

  1. an alder (tree of the Alnus genus)

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