faster

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

fast ‎(quick; quickly) +‎ -er.

Adjective[edit]

faster

  1. comparative form of fast: more fast

Adverb[edit]

faster

  1. comparative form of fast: more fast

Etymology 2[edit]

fast ‎(refrain from eating) +‎ -er.

Noun[edit]

faster ‎(plural fasters)

  1. Agent noun of fast (voluntarily refrain from eating); one who fasts.
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Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

faster c (singular definite fasteren, plural indefinite fastre)

  1. paternal aunt

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Noun[edit]

faster m, f

  1. indefinite plural of faste

Verb[edit]

faster

  1. present tense of faste

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

faster f

  1. indefinite plural of faste

Old Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse fastr, from Proto-Germanic *fastuz.

Adjective[edit]

faster

  1. fast, firm

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Swedish faþur systir, faþersyster, from Old Norse fǫðursystir.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

faster c

  1. paternal aunt

Declension[edit]

Inflection of faster 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative faster fastern fastrar fastrarna
Genitive fasters fasterns fastrars fastrarnas

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