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FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse skera, from Proto-Germanic *skeraną, from Proto-Indo-European *(s)ker- (to cut).

VerbEdit

skera (third person singular past indicative skar, third person plural past indicative skóru, supine skorið)

  1. to cut

ConjugationEdit


IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse skera, from Proto-Germanic *skeraną, from Proto-Indo-European *(s)ker- (to cut).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

skera (strong verb, third-person singular past indicative skar, third-person plural past indicative skáru, supine skorið)

  1. to cut, slice, sever
  2. to chisel
  3. to carve
  4. to intersect
  5. (rare) to guillotine

ConjugationEdit

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

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Old FrisianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *skeraną, from Proto-Indo-European *(s)ker- (to cut).

VerbEdit

skera

  1. to cut, shear

ConjugationEdit

DescendantsEdit


Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *skeraną, whence also Old English scieran, Old Frisian skera, Old Saxon sceran, Old High German skeran. Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *(s)ker- (to cut).

VerbEdit

skera (singular past indicative skar, plural past indicative skáru, past participle skorinn)

  1. to cut

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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