svar

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See also: svár, svår, svär, and svær

Danish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse svar (answer, reply).

Noun[edit]

svar n (singular definite svaret, plural indefinite svar)

  1. answer (response)
  2. reply
  3. response
  4. retort, repartee
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse svárr.

Adjective[edit]

svar (neuter svart, definite and plural svare)

  1. (dated) sore, dire

Etymology 3[edit]

See svare.

Verb[edit]

svar

  1. Imperative of svare.

Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse svar (answer, reply).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

svar n (genitive singular svars, plural svør or svar)

  1. reply, answer

Declension[edit]

n5 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative svar svarið svør svørini
Accusative svar svarið svør svørini
Dative svari svarinum svørum svørunum
Genitive svars svarsins svara svaranna
n3 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative svar svarið svar svarini
Accusative svar svarið svar svarini
Dative svari svarinum svarum svarunum
Genitive svars svarsins svara svaranna

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse svar (answer, reply).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

svar n (genitive singular svar, nominative plural svör)

  1. answer, reply

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

  • (answer): ans n

Related terms[edit]


Norwegian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse svar (answer, reply).

Noun[edit]

svar n

  1. answer, reply

Inflection[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse svar (answer, reply).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

svar n

  1. answer, response, reply

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]