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AlbanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Albanian *mar(en)-, from Proto-Indo-European *merh₂- 'to pack (up)' or Proto-Indo-European *(s)mer- 'to assign, allot', cognate with Ancient Greek μείρομαι (meíromai, receive as one's portion), Latin mereō, merx and Hittite [script needed] (mark, to divide a sacrifice)[1].

VerbEdit

marr (first-person singular past tense mora, participle marrë)

  1. I take, set off, receive
Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Albanische Etymologien (Untersuchungen zum albanischen Erbwortschatz), Bardhyl Demiraj, Leiden Studies in Indo-European 7; Amsterdam - Atlanta 1997

IcelandicEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From marra (to creak, to squeak).

NounEdit

marr n (genitive singular marrs, no plural)

  1. creak, squeak (e.g. of a door)
DeclensionEdit
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

A contracted form of maður (man, dude).

InterjectionEdit

marr

  1. (slang) dude, bro
    Hvað segirðu marr?
    What's up dude?
    Er ekki allt í lagi marr?
    Isn't everything alright bro?
    Allt er að gerast mar.
    Everything's happening man.
    marr.
    Whoa dude.

Middle WelshEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

marr

  1. Nasal mutation of barr.

Old NorseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Germanic *marhaz (horse), from Proto-Indo-European *márkos. Compare Old English mearh, Old Frisian mar, Old High German marah, Gothic 𐌼𐌰𐍂𐌷𐍃 (marhs).

NounEdit

marr m

  1. horse
Related termsEdit
  • merr "mare" (female horse)

DescendantsEdit

  • Icelandic: mar

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Germanic *mari (sea), from Proto-Indo-European *móri. Compare Old English mere (English mere), Old Frisian mere (West Frisian mar), Old Saxon meri (Low German Meer), Dutch meer, Old High German meri (German Meer).

NounEdit

marr m

  1. sea

DescendantsEdit

  • Faroese: marur
  • French: mare
  • Icelandic: mar
  • Norwegian: mar (in compounds)
  • Swedish: mar (in compounds)
  • Scots: mar

WestrobothnianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse merr, from Proto-Germanic *marhijō, from Proto-Indo-European *mark-, *marḱ-.

NounEdit

marr f

  1. mare, female horse

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit