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FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse annarr, from the Proto-Germanic *anþeraz; whence also English other.

PronounEdit

annar

  1. other, another, else

DeclensionEdit

Indefinite pronoun - óbundið fornavn
Singular (eintal) m f n
Nominative (hvørfall) annar onnur annað
Accusative (hvønnfall) annan aðra (aðru)
Dative (hvørjumfall) øðrum aðrari (aðru) øðrum
Genitive (hvørsfall) (annars) (annarar) (annars)
Plural (fleirtal) m f n
Nominative (hvørfall) aðrir aðrar onnur
Accusative (hvønnfall) aðrar
Dative (hvørjumfall) øðrum
Genitive (hvørsfall) (annara)


AdjectiveEdit

annar

  1. second

DeclensionEdit

Ordinal number - raðtal
Singular (eintal) m f n
Nominative (hvørfall) annar onnur annað
Accusative (hvønnfall) annan aðra (aðru)
Dative (hvørjumfall) øðrum aðrari (aðru) øðrum
Genitive (hvørsfall) (annars) (annarar) (annars)
Plural (fleirtal) m f n
Nominative (hvørfall) aðrir aðrar onnur
Accusative (hvønnfall) aðrar
Dative (hvørjumfall) øðrum
Genitive (hvørsfall) (annara)


SynonymsEdit


IcelandicEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse annarr, from the Proto-Germanic *anþeraz; whence also English other.

PronounEdit

annar (feminine önnur, neuter annað)

  1. other, another, else
InflectionEdit

Follows a regular strong adjectival declension, except for masculine accusative annan instead of *aðran, neuter annað instead of *annart and exhibiting the Old Norse sound change -nnr- > -ðr-.

Derived termsEdit


Icelandic ordinal numbers
 <  1st 2nd 3rd  > 
    Cardinal : tveir
    Ordinal : annar

AdjectiveEdit

annar

  1. second
InflectionEdit

As pronoun (see above).

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

annar

  1. second-person singular active present indicative of anna
  2. third-person singular active present indicative of anna

Old SwedishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse annarr, from Proto-Germanic *anþeraz.

AdjectiveEdit

annar

  1. second
  2. other

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Swedish: annan