åra

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

åra m, f

  1. definite singular of åre

Etymology 2[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

åra n

  1. definite plural of år

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

åra f

  1. definite singular of åre
  2. definite singular of år (Etymologies 2 / 3)

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

åra n

  1. definite plural of år (Etymology 1)

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic; also cognate to Finnish airo.

Noun[edit]

åra

  1. an oar, a paddle
    Vem kan segla förutan vind, vem kan ro utan åror?
    Who can sail without a wind, who can row without oars? (folk song lyrics)

Declension[edit]