See also: skúr, škur, and -skur

MalteseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sicilian scuru, from Latin obscurus.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

skur (feminine singular skura, plural skuri)

  1. dark (not bright, especially in colour)
    Synonym: (especially through absence of light) mudlam

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse skúrr.

NounEdit

skur n (definite singular skuret, indefinite plural skur, definite plural skura or skurene)

  1. a shed
    • 2014, Rød eller død by David Peace, Forlaget Press →ISBN [1]
      Bill gikk bort til skuret. Det lille redskapsskuret deres. Bill gikk inn i skuret. Bill fant frem gressklipperen. Den røde håndgressklipperen av merket Shanks.
      Bill went off to the shed. The little tool shed of theirs. Bill went into the shed. Bill found the lawnmower. The red hand lawnmower of the make Shanks.
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Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse skúr

NounEdit

skur f or m (definite singular skura or skuren, indefinite plural skurer, definite plural skurene)

  1. a shower (e.g. of hail, rain, stones, meteorites)
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Norwegian NynorskEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse skúrr

NounEdit

skur n (definite singular skuret, indefinite plural skur, definite plural skura)

  1. a shed (a slight or temporary structure built to shade or shelter something)
    • 1971, Olav H. Hauge, "Tid å hausta inn":
      I kveldingi set eg stigen burt og hengjer laupen frå meg i skuret.
      At dusk, I put away the ladder and hang my box in the shed.
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Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse skúr. Akin to English shower.

NounEdit

skur f (definite singular skura, indefinite plural skurer, definite plural skurene)

  1. a shower (a brief fall of rain or hail)
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Etymology 3Edit

VerbEdit

skur

  1. imperative of skura

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PnarEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English school.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

skur 

  1. school

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Swedish, from Old Norse skúr, from Proto-Germanic *skūrō; cognate with Icelandic skúr, German Schauer, Dutch schoer, and English shower, Old English scur, possibly relating to Latin caurus (north-west wind)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

skur c

  1. a shower, a burst (of sudden rain, hail, arrows, bombs, electrons, curses, data transfer, etc.)
    i ur och skur
    (figuratively) no matter what; come what may; persistently
  2. (dialect) a small roof to protect against rain

DeclensionEdit

Declension of skur 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative skur skuren skurar skurarna
Genitive skurs skurens skurars skurarnas

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