DanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /sɔːˀr/, [sɒˀ]
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  • Rhymes: -ɒː

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse sár, from Proto-Germanic *sairą, cognate with English sore, Gothic 𐍃𐌰𐌹𐍂 (sair). Derived from the following adjective.

NounEdit

sår n (singular definite såret, plural indefinite sår)

  1. wound
InflectionEdit
Derived termsEdit
ReferencesEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse sárr, from Proto-Germanic *sairaz, cognate with English sore, German sehr (very), Dutch zeer.

AdjectiveEdit

sår (neuter sårt, plural and definite singular attributive såre)

  1. sore, worried, distressed
    • 1888, Niels Møller, Efteraar, p. 100 / https://kalliope.org/da/text/moellern2017100633:
    • en kvinde dem følger i såreste nød / med tårer i øjet og hjærtet i lue.
      A woman who follows them in her most painful need with tears in her eyes and with her heart on fire.
    • 1894, Henrik Pontoppidan, Den gamle Adam / https://books.google.dk/books?id=TNPXDgAAQBAJ&pg=PT33:
      Jeg forstod, at jeg med mine Spørgsmaal havde nærmet mig hendes Sjæls saare Punkt.
      I understood that with my questions, I have approached the sore spot of her soul.
InflectionEdit
Inflection of sår
Positive Comparative Superlative
Common singular sår sårere sårest2
Neuter singular sårt sårere sårest2
Plural såre sårere sårest2
Definite attributive1 såre sårere såreste
1) When an adjective is applied predicatively to something definite, the corresponding "indefinite" form is used.
2) The "indefinite" superlatives may not be used attributively.
Derived termsEdit
  • såre (very, adverb)
ReferencesEdit

Etymology 3Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

VerbEdit

sår

  1. present tense of

Etymology 4Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

VerbEdit

sår

  1. imperative of såre

Norwegian BokmålEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse sárr

AdjectiveEdit

sår (neuter singular sårt, definite singular and plural såre)

  1. sore
    en sår hals - a sore throat
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse sár

NounEdit

sår n (definite singular såret, indefinite plural sår, definite plural såra or sårene)

  1. a wound
    Tiden leger alle sår. - Time heals all wounds.
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

VerbEdit

sår

  1. imperative of såre
  2. present of

Norwegian NynorskEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse sárr

AdjectiveEdit

sår (neuter singular sårt, definite singular and plural såre)

  1. sore

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse sár

NounEdit

sår n (definite singular såret, indefinite plural sår, definite plural såra)

  1. a wound
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

VerbEdit

sår

  1. present of

ReferencesEdit


SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse sár, from Proto-Germanic *sairaz.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sår n

  1. a minor wound, a (largish) puncture of the skin

DeclensionEdit

Declension of sår 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative sår såret sår såren
Genitive sårs sårets sårs sårens

Related termsEdit

VerbEdit

sår

  1. present tense of .

ReferencesEdit

AnagramsEdit