skrá

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Faroese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse skrá.

Noun[edit]

skrá f (genitive singular skráar, plural skráir)

  1. list
  2. program
Declension[edit]
f2 (skrá) Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative skrá skráin skráir skráirnar
Accusative skrá skráina skráir skráirnar
Dative skrá skránni skráum skráunum
Genitive skráar skráarinnar skráa skráanna
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Danish skrå (chewing tobacco). Compare Icelandic skro.

Noun[edit]

skrá f (genitive singular skráar, plural skráir)

  1. chewing tobacco, quid
Declension[edit]
f2 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative skrá skráin skráir skráirnar
Accusative skrá skráina skráir skráirnar
Dative skrá skráini skráum skráunum
Genitive skráar skráarinnar skráa skráanna

Icelandic[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse skrá.

Noun[edit]

skrá f (genitive singular skrár or skráar, nominative plural skrár)

  1. list, register, file, directory
  2. (computing) file
  3. a manuscript written on vellum
  4. (archaic) dried skin, parchment
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

skrá f (genitive singular skráar, nominative plural skrár)

  1. door lock
    Lykillinn stendur í skránni.
    The key is in the lock.
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Etymology 3[edit]

From Old Norse skrá, from the noun skrá (see Etymology 1).

Verb[edit]

skrá (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative skráði, supine skráð)

  1. (transitive, governs the accusative) to record, write down, note
  2. (transitive, governs the accusative) to register (record in an official register, etc., e.g. a person or a car)
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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Proto-Germanic *skraha or Proto-Germanic *skraho (dry animal skin). Related to dialectal Norwegian skråen (half-dried, withered, hard), Middle Low German schra (dry, lean).

Noun[edit]

skrá f

  1. dried skin, parchment
  2. scroll, written document
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Etymology 2[edit]

From the noun skrá (Etymology 1).

Verb[edit]

skrá (singular past indicative skráði, plural past indicative skráðu, past participle skráðr)

  1. to write down, register