styre

DanishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse stýri.

NounEdit

styre n (singular definite styret, plural indefinite styrer)

  1. government, regime
  2. rule
  3. management
InflectionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse stýra.

VerbEdit

styre ‎(imperative styr, infinitive at styre, present tense styrer, past tense styrede, past participle har styret)

  1. steer (intransitive: to guide the course of)
  2. head
  3. govern, rule
  4. manage
  5. control
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Norwegian BokmålEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse stýri

NounEdit

styre n ‎(definite singular styret, indefinite plural styrer, definite plural styra or styrene)

  1. administration, government, rule
  2. a board of directors, or board of any organisation.
  3. handlebar(s) of a bicycle or motorcycle.
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse stýra

VerbEdit

styre ‎(imperative styr, present tense styrer, simple past styrte, past participle styrt, present participle styrende)

  1. to govern, to rule
  2. to guide, to pilot, to steer
  3. to control
Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse stýri

NounEdit

styre n ‎(definite singular styret, indefinite plural styre, definite plural styra)

  1. administration, government, rule
  2. a board of directors, or board of any organisation.
  3. handlebar(s) of a bicycle or motorcycle.

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse stýri.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

styre n

  1. government, regime
  2. rule
  3. management
  4. a handlebar (on a bicycle)
  5. (physics, electronics) a gate

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of styre
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative styre styret styren styrena
Genitive styres styrets styrens styrenas

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