myrra

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Faroese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse mirra, from Latin myrrha, from Ancient Greek μύρρα (múrrha), from a Semitic root M-R-R meaning bitter. Compare Arabic مُرّ (murr, bitter), Hebrew מֹר (bitterness, acrimony).

Noun[edit]

myrra f (genitive singular myrru, uncountable)

  1. (biblical) myrrh

Declension[edit]

f1s Singular
Indefinite Definite
Nominative myrra myrran
Accusative myrru myrruna
Dative myrru myrruni
Genitive myrru myrrunnar

Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

myrra f (genitive myrrae); first declension

  1. Alternative form of murra.

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative myrra myrrae
genitive myrrae myrrārum
dative myrrae myrrīs
accusative myrram myrrās
ablative myrrā myrrīs
vocative myrra myrrae