stór

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse stórr, from Proto-Germanic *stōraz.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

stór (comparative stærri, superlative stærstur)

  1. big
  2. great

Inflection[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

Refers to stature and size.

Derived terms[edit]


Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowing from English store

Noun[edit]

stór m (genitive stóir, nominative plural stórtha)

  1. goods, provisions
  2. wealth, value
  3. affluence
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Medieval Latin historia (narrative, illustration, story of a building), from Latin. Cognate with English storey, story.

Noun[edit]

stór m (genitive stóir, nominative plural stórtha)

  1. storey, story
Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
stór unchanged unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.