dyr

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Danish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse dýrr.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /dyːr/, [d̥yɐ̯ˀ]

Adjective[edit]

dyr (neuter dyrt, definite and plural dyre, comparative dyrere, superlative dyrest)

  1. expensive
  2. dear

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse dýr.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /dyːr/, [d̥yɐ̯ˀ]

Noun[edit]

dyr n (singular definite dyret, plural indefinite dyr)

  1. animal (organism)
  2. beast
  3. deer
Inflection[edit]

Faroese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse dyrr, from Proto-Germanic *duriz, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰwer-, *dʰwor- (door, gate).

Noun[edit]

dyr f pl (plurale tantum, genitive plural dura)

  1. door, doorway

Declension[edit]

f28 Plural
Indefinite Definite
Nominative dyr dyrnar
Accusative dyr dyrnar
Dative durum durunum
Genitive dura duranna

See also[edit]

  • hurð (wing of the door)

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse dyrr, from Proto-Germanic *duriz, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰwer-, *dʰwor- (door, gate).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dyr f pl (plurale tantum)

  1. a door, a doorway

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Norwegian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse dýr. Cognate with Danish dyr, Swedish djur, Gothic 𐌳𐌹𐌿𐍃 (dius), German Tier, Dutch dier, and English deer

Noun[edit]

  1. an animal
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse dýrr. Cognate with Danish dyr, Swedish dyr, German teuer, Dutch duur and dier, and English dear

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

dyr

  1. expensive
  2. dear
Inflection[edit]
Synonyms[edit]
Antonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  • “dyr” in The Bokmål Dictionary / The Nynorsk Dictionary.

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse dýrr.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

dyr (comparative dyrare, superlative dyrast)

  1. expensive
  2. (archaic) very valuable

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Vilamovian[edit]

Article[edit]

dyr (definite)

  1. the