torn

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English[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

torn

  1. past participle of tear (rip, rend, speed).

Usage notes[edit]

  • The past participle of the tear, meaning "produce liquid from the eyes", is teared.

Catalan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin tornus.

Noun[edit]

torn m (plural torns)

  1. lathe, potter's wheel
  2. turn, go (as in take turns or as a move in a game)

Faroese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse þorn, Proto-Germanic *þurnuz (thorn, sloe), from Proto-Indo-European *(s)tern- (thorny bush, thorn), a variant of the base *(s)ter-, *(s)terə- (rigid, stiff).

Pronunciation 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

torn f (genitive singular tornar, plural tornir)

  1. (botany) thorn
Declension[edit]
f2 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative torn tornin tornir tornirnar
Accusative torn tornina tornir tornirnar
Dative torn tornini tornum tornunum
Genitive tornar tornarinnar torna tornanna

Pronunciation 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

torn n (genitive singular torns, plural torn)

  1. thorn, name of the letter þ
Declension[edit]
n3 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative torn tornið torn tornini
Accusative torn tornið torn tornini
Dative torni torninum tornum tornunum
Genitive torns tornsins torna tornanna

Etymology 2[edit]

From late Old Norse turn, from Middle Low German torn, from Latin turris.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

torn n (genitive singular torns, plural torn)

  1. tower
Declension[edit]
n3 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative torn tornið torn tornini
Accusative torn tornið torn tornini
Dative torni torninum tornum tornunum
Genitive torns tornsins torna tornanna

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Noun[edit]

torn f, m (definite singular torna/tornen; indefinite plural torner; definite plural tornene)

  1. thorn

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *turnaz (bitter; anger). Cognate with Old Saxon torn (Dutch toorn), Old High German zorn (German Zorn).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

torn n (nominative plural torn)

  1. anger, anguish, distress

Romanian[edit]

Verb[edit]

torn

  1. first-person singular present tense form of turna.
  2. first-person singular subjunctive form of turna.
  3. third-person plural present tense form of turna.

Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

torn n

  1. tower
  2. (chess) rook

Declension[edit]