DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse øfri, from Proto-Germanic *ubizô, a superlative of the adverb *ub (up). Compare øverst.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈøːvrə/, [ˈøwʁɐ], [ˈøwɐ]

AdjectiveEdit

øvre (uninflected)

  1. upper (at a higher level, or more to the north, or upstream)

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse øfri.

AdjectiveEdit

øvre (indeclinable)

  1. upper

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse øfri and efri.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

øvre (comparative øvre, indefinite superlative øvst, definite superlative øvste)

  1. upper
    Ta den øvre av dei.
    Take the upper one.

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