farbror

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Danish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old Norse fǫðurbróðir, equivalent to far +‎ bror.

Noun[edit]

farbror

  1. paternal uncle, one's father's brother

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From far (father) +‎ bror (brother).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

farbror m (definite singular farbroren, indefinite plural farbrør, definite plural farbrørne)

  1. uncle on the father's side

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

far +‎ bror

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

farbror c

  1. paternal uncle

Declension[edit]

Declension of farbror 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative farbror farbrodern farbröder farbröderna
Genitive farbrors farbroderns farbröders farbrödernas