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vår

See also: var, VAR, vár, and văr

DanishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse vár.

NounEdit

vår c (singular definite våren, not used in plural form)

  1. spring (season)
SynonymsEdit

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Etymology 2Edit

Related to Faroese ver, vør, Icelandic ver, Swedish var and Norwegian ver, vær, all meaning the same. From Old Norse verja (“to cover”), from Proto-Germanic *warjaną.

NounEdit

vår n (singular definite våret, plural indefinite vår)

  1. a cover made of cloth, especially as part of bedclothes
InflectionEdit

Norwegian BokmålEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse vár n.

NounEdit

vår m (definite singular våren, indefinite plural vårer, definite plural vårene)

  1. spring (season)
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse várr.

DeterminerEdit

vår (neuter singular vårt, plural våre)

  1. our (belonging to us)
  2. ours (pronoun in English)

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse vár n.

NounEdit

vår m (definite singular våren, indefinite plural vårar, definite plural vårane)

  1. spring (season)

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse várr.

DeterminerEdit

vår (neuter singular vårt, plural våre)

  1. our (belonging to us)
  2. ours (pronoun in English)

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SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse várr, from Proto-Germanic *unseraz.

PronounEdit

vår (possessive)

  1. our; belonging to us
DeclensionEdit
Alternative formsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse vár.

NounEdit

vår c

  1. spring; the season between winter and summer
DeclensionEdit
Related termsEdit

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