får

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See also: far, faar, Far, fár, fær, and far-

Danish[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Danish far (Old Norse fær), from Proto-Germanic *fahaz.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

får n (singular definite fåret, plural indefinite får)

  1. A sheep.
  2. plural indefinite of får
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Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See .

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /fɔːr/, [fɒːˀ]

Verb[edit]

får

  1. present tense of

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Noun[edit]

får n ‎(definite singular fåret, indefinite plural får, definite plural fåra or fårene)

  1. (literary) sheep

Verb[edit]

får

  1. present tense of

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Verb[edit]

får

  1. present tense of

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Swedish fār, from (eastern) Old Norse *fāʀ (Old West Norse fær), from Proto-Germanic *fahaz, from Proto-Indo-European *póḱos.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

får n

  1. (countable and uncountable) a sheep (animal)
  2. a sheep, a follower (member of a congregation, follower of a leader, the latter being described as a shepherd)
  3. an idiot (a slow-thinking, stupid person)

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

See also[edit]

Verb[edit]

får

  1. present tense of .

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