See also: Ýr, уг, үг, and -ýř

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

yr (plural yrs)

  1. Abbreviation of year.

DeterminerEdit

yr

  1. Abbreviation of your.

ContractionEdit

yr

  1. (Internet slang, text messaging) Contraction of you are.

AnagramsEdit


CornishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Brythonic *ir (compare Welsh ir), from Proto-Celtic *ɸūros, from Proto-Indo-European *puHrós, from Proto-Indo-European *pewH- (to be clean, pure). Compare Irish úr.

PronunciationEdit

  • (Revived Middle Cornish) IPA(key): [ɪːr]
  • (Revived Late Cornish) IPA(key): [iːr]

NounEdit

yr

  1. fresh

ReferencesEdit

  • Cornish-English Dictionary from Maga's Online Dictionary
  • 2018, Akademi Kernewek Gerlyver Kernewek (FSS) Cornish Dictionary (SWF) (2018 edition, p.194)

Norwegian BokmålEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /yːr/, [yːɾ], [yːʁ]

Etymology 1Edit

From yre (to drizzle)

NounEdit

yr n (definite singular yret, indefinite plural yr, definite plural yra or yrene)

  1. (weather, rain) drizzle

Etymology 2Edit

From yre (to swarm, teem)

NounEdit

yr n (definite singular yret, indefinite plural yr, definite plural yra or yrene)

  1. a myriad, swarm

Etymology 3Edit

Unknown

AdjectiveEdit

yr (masculine and feminine yr, neuter yrt, definite singular and plural yre, comparative yrere, indefinite superlative yrest, definite superlative yreste)

  1. cheerful, jolly, merry

ReferencesEdit

  • “yr” in The Bokmål Dictionary.
  • “yr” in Det Norske Akademis ordbok (NAOB).

Norwegian NynorskEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /yːr/, [yːɾ], [yːʁ]

Etymology 1Edit

From yre (to drizzle)

NounEdit

yr n (definite singular yret, indefinite plural yr, definite plural yra)

  1. (weather) drizzle

Etymology 2Edit

From yre (to swarm, teem)

NounEdit

yr n (definite singular yret, indefinite plural yr, definite plural yra)

  1. a myriad, swarm

Etymology 3Edit

Unknown

AdjectiveEdit

yr (masculine and feminine yr, neuter yrt, definite singular and plural yre, comparative yrare, indefinite superlative yrast, definite superlative yraste)

  1. cheerful, jolly, merry

ReferencesEdit


Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Probably borrowed from Old Norse ýr (yew, a bow, the runic letter ᛦ).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ȳr m

  1. the runic letter ᚣ (/y/)

PortugueseEdit

VerbEdit

yr (first-person singular present indicative vou, past participle ydo)

  1. Obsolete spelling of ir

ConjugationEdit

This verb needs an inflection-table template.


SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /yːr/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -yːr

AdjectiveEdit

yr

  1. dizzy
  2. lively, jolly, skittish

InflectionEdit

Inflection of yr
Indefinite Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular yr yrare yrast
Neuter singular yrt yrare yrast
Plural yra yrare yrast
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 yre yrare yraste
All yra yrare yraste
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in the predicative.

AnagramsEdit


WelshEdit

PronunciationEdit

ArticleEdit

yr

  1. Alternative form of y (used before a word starting with a vowel, h or i representing the phoneme /j/)

ParticleEdit

yr

  1. Alternative form of y (used before a word starting with a vowel, h or i representing the phoneme /j/)

WestrobothnianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse ýra.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

yr (preterite uhl, supine uht)

  1. whirl
    ul snjön
    snow whirled
    uhl sinrän
    sparks sprayed
  2. fall rapidly
    Han ul ómkull
    he fell over
  3. run fast
    Han ul nolät vajom.
    He ran north along the road.
    Han ul sóm’n pil utätter bakkin.
    He flew as an arrow along the hill.
  4. (with opp) to bounce up or suddenly move upwards like a returning ball