older

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

older

  1. comparative form of old: more old, elder, senior
    My older brother and I are Catholic twins. He’s older by eleven months, not quite a year older than me.
  2. elderly
    The thoughtful lad helped an older lady across the street.

Elfdalian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Swedish aldrig.

Adverb[edit]

older

  1. never

Norwegian[edit]

Older

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse ǫlr.

Noun[edit]

older

  1. Alder, trees from the Alnus genus

Inflection[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

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