DanishEdit

VerbEdit

sker

  1. present of ske (to happen)

FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse sker, from Proto-Germanic *skarją.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sker n (genitive singular skers, plural sker)

  1. (nautical, geography) skerry, reef

DeclensionEdit

Declension of sker
n22 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative sker skerið sker skerini
accusative sker skerið sker skerini
dative skeri skerinum skerjum, skerum skerjunum, skerunum
genitive skers skersins skerja skerjanna

VerbEdit

sker

  1. he, she, it cuts; third-person singular present of skera (to cut)
  2. cut! imperative of skera

ConjugationEdit


IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse sker, from Proto-Germanic *skarją. Compare Middle Low German schere, German Schere (gap), Old English scorian (to project; jut).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sker n (genitive singular skers, nominative plural sker)

  1. reef, rock, skerry

DeclensionEdit


Old NorseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Germanic *skarją. Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *(s)ker- (to cut).

NounEdit

sker n (genitive plural skerja)

  1. rock in the sea, skerry
DeclensionEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Scots: skerry
  • Icelandic: sker
  • Faroese: sker
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: skjer
  • Norwegian Bokmål: skjær
  • Swedish: skär
  • Danish: skær
  • Old Norman esquet, équet

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

VerbEdit

sker

  1. inflection of skera:
    1. first-person singular present indicative active
    2. second-person singular imperative active

ReferencesEdit

  • sker in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press

PapiamentuEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch scheuren.

VerbEdit

sker

  1. to rip

Sranan TongoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Dutch scheren (to shave).

VerbEdit

sker

  1. to shave

AdjectiveEdit

sker

  1. In marble games, having lost and being unable to pay marbles due to having ran out of marbles completely.

DescendantsEdit


SwedishEdit

VerbEdit

sker

  1. present tense of ske.

AnagramsEdit