þær

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See also: yär-

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse þær.

Pronoun[edit]

þær f pl

  1. (personal pronoun): they (referring to an all-female group), nominative plural of the word hún meaning "she"
    Þær elska þær.
    They (the girls) love them (the girls).
  2. (personal pronoun): them (referring to an all-female group), accusative plural of the word hún meaning "she"
    Þær elska þær.
    They (the girls) love them (the girls).

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-West Germanic *þār, from Proto-Germanic *þar, whence also Old High German dār, Old Norse þar.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

þǣr

  1. there

Old Norse[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Norse ᚦᛋᛁᛋᛉ (þAiAz), from Proto-Germanic *þôz (they, those), plural feminine of *sa (that). Cognate with Gothic 𐌸𐍉𐍃 (þōs).

Pronoun[edit]

þær

  1. they, them (third-person nominative and accusative plural feminine personal pronoun)
  2. those (nominative and accusative plural feminine demonstrative pronoun)
Declension[edit]



Descendants[edit]
  • Icelandic: þær
  • Faroese: tær
  • Old Swedish: þār, þā

Etymology 2[edit]

Adverb[edit]

þær

  1. Alternative form of þar