IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse súrr, from Proto-Germanic *sūraz, from Proto-Indo-European *sūr-. Compare English sour, German sauer, Dutch zuur Danish sur, Faroese súrur, Norwegian sur and Swedish sur.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

súr (comparative súrari, superlative súrastur)

  1. sour, tart, acid, acidic
  2. (of mood) surly, bitter, morose, sour
    Ekki vera svona súr.
    Don't be so morose.

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