sýra

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

See also súrur. From Old Norse sýra, from Proto-Germanic *sūrą.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sýra f (genitive singular sýru, plural sýrur)

  1. (chemistry) acid
  2. (botany) sorrel (Rumex acetosa)

Declension[edit]

f1 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative sýra sýran sýrur sýrurnar
Accusative sýru sýruna sýrur sýrurnar
Dative sýru sýruni sýrum sýrunum
Genitive sýru sýrunnar sýra sýranna

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Icelandic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sýra f (genitive singular sýru, nominative plural sýrur)

  1. acid
  2. sour whey
  3. (slang) acid, LSD

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Verb[edit]

sýra (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative sýrði, supine sýrt)

  1. to sour, to make sour

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