See also: tvár, tvär, tvår, tvář, and TV-ar

CzechEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈtvar]
  • (file)

NounEdit

tvar m

  1. shape (appearance or outline)
  2. shape (figure)

DeclensionEdit

Related termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • tvar in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • tvar in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *tvarь.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

tvȃr f (Cyrillic spelling тва̑р)

  1. (Croatia) matter, substance, material

DeclensionEdit


WestrobothnianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse þverr, from Proto-Germanic *þwerhaz, presumably from Proto-Indo-European *terkʷ- (to turn.)

AdjectiveEdit

tvar (comparative tjväränä, superlative tjväräst)

  1. Cranky, irritable, of bad temper.[1]
  2. (in compounds) Across.
  3. (neuter, as an adverb) Quick, immediate.
    ta å n twahtttake what there is right away
  4. (neuter, as an adverb) Cut clean off.
    han wahtt brytti å n twahttit was broken right off

NounEdit

tvar f

  1. The short side of something.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 Rietz, Johan Ernst, “Tvar and Tvar”, in Svenskt dialektlexikon: ordbok öfver svenska allmogespråket [Swedish dialectal lexicon: a dictionary for the Swedish lects] (in Swedish), 1962 edition, Lund: C. W. K. Gleerups Förlag, published 1862–1867, page 767