DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From far +‎ far. From Old Norse fǫðurfaðir (literally father's father). Compare Icelandic föðurfaðir, Norwegian farfar, Swedish farfar.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /faːˀrfaːr/, [ˈfɑˀˌfɑː]

NounEdit

farfar (singular definite farfaren or farfaderen, plural indefinite farfædre)

  1. paternal grandfather

InflectionEdit

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MalteseEdit

Root
f-r-f-r
1 term

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic فَرْفَرَ(farfara).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

farfar (imperfect jfarfar, past participle mfarfar)

  1. to brush off, to swipe away

ConjugationEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From far +‎ far

NounEdit

farfar m (definite singular farfaren, indefinite plural farfedre, definite plural farfedrene)

  1. paternal grandfather

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From far +‎ far.

NounEdit

farfar m (definite singular farfaren, indefinite plural farfedrar, definite plural farfedrane)

  1. paternal grandfather

ReferencesEdit


SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

far +‎ far

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

NounEdit

farfar c

  1. a father's father; a paternal grandfather

DeclensionEdit

Declension of farfar 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative farfar farfadern farfäder farfäderna
Genitive farfars farfaderns farfäders farfädernas