fjor

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See also: fjór, fjör, fjǫr, and fjør

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse í fjǫrð, from Proto-Germanic *ferudi (last year), from Proto-Indo-European *peruti. Cognate with Norwegian Bokmål i fjor and Swedish i fjol.

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Noun[edit]

fjor c

  1. only used in the adverbial phrase i fjoryesteryear, last year

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse í fjorð

Noun[edit]

fjor

  1. only used in the adverbial phrase i fjor (q.v.)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse fjǫrð (in prepositional phrase í fjǫrð, from Proto-Germanic *ferudi, from Proto-Indo-European *peruti. Cognates include Ancient Greek πέρυσι (pérusi), Sanskrit परुत् (parut), and Old Irish uraid.

Noun[edit]

fjor

  1. used only in the adverbial prepositional phrase i fjor (last year) (q.v.)
  2. (in compounds) last year

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse (í) fjorð.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

fjor

  1. (southern Sweden) only used in the adverbial phrase i fjoryesteryear, last year

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