bør

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Danish[edit]

Verb[edit]

bør

  1. present tense of burde

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Verb[edit]

bør

  1. present tense of burde

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse byrðr. Akin to English burden.

Noun[edit]

bør f (definite singular børa, indefinite plural bører, definite plural børene)

  1. burden (that which is carried, also figuratively)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse byrr.

Noun[edit]

bør m (definite singular børen, indefinite plural børar, definite plural børane)

  1. sailing wind
    Me hadde god bør ut av hamna.
    We had good sailing wind out of the harbour.

Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

bør

  1. present tense of burda

Further reading[edit]