See also: far, faar, Far, fár, fær, and far-

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Etymology 1Edit

From Old Danish far (Old Norse fær), from Proto-Germanic *fahaz.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

får n (singular definite fåret, plural indefinite får)

  1. A sheep.
  2. indefinite plural of får
InflectionEdit
HyponymsEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See .

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

får

  1. present of

Norwegian BokmålEdit

NounEdit

får n (definite singular fåret, indefinite plural får, definite plural fåra or fårene)

  1. (literary) sheep

VerbEdit

får

  1. present of

Norwegian NynorskEdit

VerbEdit

får

  1. present of

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Swedish fār, from (eastern) Old Norse *fāʀ (Old West Norse fær), from Proto-Germanic *fahaz, from Proto-Indo-European *póḱos.

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

NounEdit

får n

  1. (countable and uncountable) a sheep (animal)
  2. a sheep, a follower (member of a congregation, follower of a leader, the latter being described as a shepherd)
  3. an idiot (a slow-thinking, stupid person)

DeclensionEdit

Declension of får 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative får fåret får fåren
Genitive fårs fårets fårs fårens

Related termsEdit

See alsoEdit

VerbEdit

får

  1. present tense of .

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