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See also: ror, roer, ROR, rór, and rør

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IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Danish rør, from Old Norse reyrr (whence also reyr).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

rör n (genitive singular rörs, nominative plural rör)

  1. pipe, tube
  2. straw (to drink through)

DeclensionEdit


SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Swedish rør, from Old Norse reyrr.

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

NounEdit

rör n

  1. a reed, a cane, a straw (of some tall grasses, including sugar canes, rattan and bamboo)
    italienskt rör
    Arundo donax
    spanskt rör
    rattan
  2. a cane (used for walking)
  3. (music) a reed (on some woodwind instruments: clarinet, saxophone, oboe)
  4. a pipe (hollow tube), a tube
  5. a skate
  6. (electronics) a vacuum tube

DeclensionEdit

Declension of rör 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative rör röret rör rören
Genitive rörs rörets rörs rörens

Related termsEdit

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VerbEdit

rör

  1. imperative of röra.
  2. present tense of röra.

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