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EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

fast (quick; quickly) +‎ -er.

AdjectiveEdit

faster

  1. comparative form of fast: more fast

AdverbEdit

faster

  1. comparative form of fast: more fast

Etymology 2Edit

fast (refrain from eating) +‎ -er.

NounEdit

faster (plural fasters)

  1. Agent noun of fast (voluntarily refrain from eating); one who fasts.
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DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Old Norse fǫðursystir, equivalent to fader (father) +‎ søster (sister).

NounEdit

faster c (singular definite fasteren, plural indefinite fastre)

  1. paternal aunt; one's father's sister

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

NounEdit

faster m or f

  1. indefinite plural of faste

VerbEdit

faster

  1. present of faste

Norwegian NynorskEdit

NounEdit

faster f

  1. indefinite plural of faste

Old SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse fastr, from Proto-Germanic *fastuz.

AdjectiveEdit

faster

  1. fast, firm

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SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Swedish faþur systir, faþersyster, from Old Norse fǫðursystir.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

faster c

  1. paternal aunt

DeclensionEdit

Declension of faster 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative faster fastern fastrar fastrarna
Genitive fasters fasterns fastrars fastrarnas

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