før

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Danish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse fyrr.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /fœːr/, [fœ̞ɐ̯ˀ]

Preposition[edit]

før

  1. before

Conjunction[edit]

før

  1. before, until

Adverb[edit]

før

  1. before, prior, sooner

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse fœrr

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /føːr/, [føɐ̯ˀ]

Adjective[edit]

før

  1. (dated) stout, portly

Etymology 3[edit]

See føre.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /føːr/, [føɐ̯ˀ]

Verb[edit]

før

  1. Imperative of føre.

Faroese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

før n, plural form of far

  1. tours
  2. vessels
  3. traces

Declension[edit]

n5 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative far farið før førini
Accusative far farið før førini
Dative fari farinum førum førunum
Genitive fars farsins fara faranna

Verb[edit]

før, imperative singular form of føra

  1. lead!
  2. carry!

Conjugation[edit]


Norwegian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

før

  1. fast (ahead of the correct time or schedule)
  2. before (ahead of; in front of)


This Norwegian entry was created from the translations listed at fast. It may be less reliable than other entries, and may be missing parts of speech or additional senses. This notice will be removed when the entry is checked. (more information) November 2007