alvar

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See also: Alvar, Àlvar, and älvar

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Swedish alvar (alvar), from alv (subsoil). Possibly related to Old High German Alp (alpine pasture; alp).[1]

Noun[edit]

alvar (plural alvars)

  1. (geology) A limestone pavement.

References[edit]

  1. ^ alfvar”, in Svenska Akademiens ordbok [Dictionary of the Swedish Academy][1] (in Swedish), 1937

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

alvar m

  1. indefinite plural of alv