tarv

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Breton[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *tarwos (bull) (compare Old Irish tarb, Cornish tarow, Welsh tarw, Gaulish taruos), from Proto-Indo-European *táwros (bull) (compare Latin taurus).

Noun[edit]

tarv m

  1. bull

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse þǫrf (need). Cognate with Old English þearf, Gothic 𐌸𐌰𐍂𐌱𐌰 (þarba) and Icelandic þörf.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tarv/, [tˢɑwˀ]

Noun[edit]

tarv c, n

  1. want, need
  2. interests

Synonyms[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse þǫrf (need). Cognate with Old English þearf, Gothic 𐌸𐌰𐍂𐌱𐌰 (þarba) and Icelandic þörf.

Noun[edit]

tarv

  1. need
  2. requirement