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DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse hvar (where).

AdverbEdit

hvor

  1. where
  2. how (to what degree; modifier to indicate surprise, delight, or other strong feelings)

IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse hvárr (each of two, which of two).

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

hvor

  1. (interrogative) which (of two)
  2. (relative) which, whichever (of two)
  3. (indefinite) each (of two)

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • "hvor" in Icelandic Online Dictionary and Readings.

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse hvar

PronunciationEdit

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AdverbEdit

hvor

  1. where
  2. how

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit


WestrobothnianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse hverr (who, each), from Proto-Germanic *hwarjaz.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /wɑːr/, /wuːr/, /woːr/

PronounEdit

hvor (masculine hvorn or hvon, neuter hvort, genitive hvors)

  1. every, each
    hvors eins
    each one's
    Hvorn ein dag
    Every day
    Hvor evige käft / hvorn ivende ein / hvorn evigen ain
    Every person
    Hvor ain kara unner sin gryt
    Each seeks his own gain (proverb.)