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DanishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse dári or Middle Low German dōre.

NounEdit

dåre c (singular definite dåren, plural indefinite dårer)

  1. fool
InflectionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse dára or Middle Low German dōren.

VerbEdit

dåre (imperative dår, infinitive at dåre, present tense dårer, past tense dårede, perfect tense har dåret)

  1. captivate, charm, enchant, fascinate

Norwegian BokmålEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse dári or Middle Low German dōre.

NounEdit

dåre m (definite singular dåren, indefinite plural dårer, definite plural dårene)

  1. a fool, a moron, an idiot

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse dára or Middle Low German dōren

VerbEdit

dåre (imperative dår, present tense dårer, simple past and past participle dåret)

  1. charm, captivate

ReferencesEdit


SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Swedish dāre, from Old Norse dári, from Middle Low German dore (German Tor). Compare Icelandic dári, Danish dåre.

NounEdit

dåre c

  1. a fool, a madman, a lunatic

DeclensionEdit

Declension of dåre 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative dåre dåren dårar dårarna
Genitive dåres dårens dårars dårarnas

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • dåre in Elof Hellquist, Svensk etymologisk ordbok (1st ed., 1922)

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