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CzechEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *syrъ.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /siːr/
  • (file)

NounEdit

sýr m inan

  1. cheese (dairy product)

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FaroeseEdit

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NounEdit

sýr

  1. indefinite nominative and accusative plural of súgv

IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse sýr, from Proto-Germanic *sūz, from Proto-Indo-European *sū-.

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NounEdit

sýr f (genitive singular sýr, nominative plural sýr)

  1. sow (female pig)

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Old NorseEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *sūz, whence also Old English , Old Saxon , Old High German (whence German Sau). Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *sū-. Cognate with Latin sūs (pig), Ancient Greek ὗς (hûs, wild boar), Sanskrit सूकर (sūkará). Compare also related forms with velar stops or fricatives, such as Norwegian sugge (sow), Swedish sugga (sow), Old English sugu, Old Saxon suga, Welsh hwch (pig).

NounEdit

sýr f (genitive sýr, plural sýr)

  1. (Old West Norse) sow (female pig)

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