See also: skár, skär, skår, skær, and skär-

EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root of scare.

AdjectiveEdit

skar (comparative more skar, superlative most skar)

  1. (UK, Scotland, dialect) wild; timid; shy

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for skar in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913)

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DanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

skar

  1. past tense of skære

IcelandicEdit

NounEdit

skar n (genitive singular skars, nominative plural skör)

  1. snuff of a candle (the burnt part of a wick)
  2. old, feeble person

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit


LatvianEdit

VerbEdit

skar

  1. 2nd person singular present indicative form of skart
  2. 3rd person singular present indicative form of skart
  3. 3rd person plural present indicative form of skart
  4. 2nd person singular imperative form of skart
  5. (with the particle lai) 3rd person singular imperative form of skart
  6. (with the particle lai) 3rd person plural imperative form of skart

Norwegian BokmålEdit

VerbEdit

skar

  1. simple past of skjære

Norwegian NynorskEdit

Etymology 1Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

VerbEdit

skar

  1. past tense of skjera

Etymology 2Edit

 
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From Old Norse skarð, from Proto-Germanic *skardą. Cognates include English shard.

Alternative formsEdit

  • skard (alternative spelling)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /skɑːr/, /skɑːɽ/

NounEdit

skar n (definite singular skaret, indefinite plural skar, definite plural skara)

  1. a mountain pass; a navigable ravine
    Synonyms: fjellovergang, pass
  2. a shard
  3. a notch, chink, gap

Etymology 3Edit

 
skar (Etymology 3) på ei veike

From Old Norse skarsl. Related to skjera (to cut).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

skar n (definite singular skaret, indefinite plural skar, definite plural skara)

  1. snuff of a candle (the burnt part of a wick)
    Synonym: snart

Etymology 4Edit

From Old Norse skǫr f, from Proto-Germanic *skarō. Related to skjera (to cut). Cognates include English share.

NounEdit

skar n (definite singular skaret, indefinite plural skar, definite plural skara)

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Etymology 5Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

VerbEdit

skar

  1. present tense of ska

ReferencesEdit

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Old NorseEdit

VerbEdit

skar

  1. first/third-person singular past indicative active of skera

SwedishEdit

VerbEdit

skar

  1. past tense of skära.

AnagramsEdit