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upp

FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse upp, from Proto-Germanic *upp-.

AdverbEdit

upp

  1. up

IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse upp, from Proto-Germanic *upp-.

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

upp

  1. up

Derived termsEdit


Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *upp-, akin to Old High German ūf, Old Norse upp

Alternative formsEdit

AdverbEdit

upp

  1. up

Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *upp- (up). Cognate with Old English upp, Old Frisian up, Old Saxon up, Old High German ūf, Gothic 𐌹𐌿𐍀 (iup).

PrepositionEdit

  1. up

DescendantsEdit


SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse upp, from Proto-Germanic *upp-.

PronunciationEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • opp (common in some Swedish dialects)

AdverbEdit

upp (not comparable)

  1. up (away from earth’s centre)

Related termsEdit