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FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

See the etymology of the main entry.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

stór

  1. feminine nominative singular of stórur
  2. neuter nominative plural of stórur
  3. neuter accusative plural of stórur

DeclensionEdit

stórur a1
Singular (eintal) m (kallkyn) f (kvennkyn) n (hvørkikyn)
Nominative (hvørfall) stórur stór stórt
Accusative (hvønnfall) stóran stóra
Dative (hvørjumfall) stórum stórari stórum
Genitive (hvørsfall) (stórs) (stórar) (stórs)
Plural (fleirtal) m (kallkyn) f (kvennkyn) n (hvørkikyn)
Nominative (hvørfall) stórir stórar stór
Accusative (hvønnfall) stórar
Dative (hvørjumfall) stórum
Genitive (hvørsfall) (stóra)

IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse stórr, from Proto-Germanic *stōraz.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

stór (comparative stærri, superlative stærstur)

  1. big
  2. great

Usage notesEdit

Refers to stature and size.

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IrishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from English store.

NounEdit

stór m (genitive singular stóir, nominative plural stórtha)

  1. goods, provisions
  2. wealth, value
  3. affluence
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Medieval Latin historia (story of a building), from Latin historia (narrative, illustration). Cognate with English storey, story. Doublet of stair.

NounEdit

stór m (genitive singular stóir, nominative plural stórtha)

  1. storey, story
DeclensionEdit