annar

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse annarr from the Proto-Germanic *anþeraz; whence also English other.

Pronoun[edit]

annar

  1. other, another, else

Declension[edit]

Indefinite pronoun - óbundið fornavn
Singular (eintal) m f n
Nominative (hvørfall) annar onnur annað
Accusative (hvønnfall) annan aðra (aðru)
Dative (hvørjumfall) øðrum aðrari (aðru) øðrum
Genitive (hvørsfall) (annars) (annarar) (annars)
Plural (fleirtal) m f n
Nominative (hvørfall) aðrir aðrar onnur
Accusative (hvønnfall) aðrar
Dative (hvørjumfall) øðrum
Genitive (hvørsfall) (annara)


Adjective[edit]

annar

  1. (ordinal) second

Synonyms[edit]

Declension[edit]

Ordinal number - raðtal
Singular (eintal) m f n
Nominative (hvørfall) annar onnur annað
Accusative (hvønnfall) annan aðra (aðru)
Dative (hvørjumfall) øðrum aðrari (aðru) øðrum
Genitive (hvørsfall) (annars) (annarar) (annars)
Plural (fleirtal) m f n
Nominative (hvørfall) aðrir aðrar onnur
Accusative (hvønnfall) aðrar
Dative (hvørjumfall) øðrum
Genitive (hvørsfall) (annara)



Icelandic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse annarr from the Proto-Germanic *anþeraz; whence also English other.

Pronoun[edit]

annar ‎(feminine önnur, neuter annað)

  1. other, another, else
Inflection[edit]

Follows a regular strong adjectival declension, except for masculine accusative annan instead of *aðran, neuter annað instead of *annart and exhibiting the Old Norse sound change -nnr- > -ðr-.

Derived terms[edit]


Icelandic ordinal numbers
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    Cardinal : tveir
    Ordinal : annar

Adjective[edit]

annar

  1. (ordinal) second
Inflection[edit]

As pronoun (see above).

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

annar

  1. second-person singular active present indicative of anna
  2. third-person singular active present indicative of anna

Old Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse annarr, from Proto-Germanic *anþeraz.

Adjective[edit]

annar

  1. (ordinal) second
  2. other

Descendants[edit]