flere

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse fleiri.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /fleːrə/, [ˈfleːɐ]

Adjective[edit]

flere pl ‎(comparative form)

  1. more; in greater quantity
    Jeg har flere æbler end pærer.
    I have more apples than pears.
  2. several
    Flere dyrearter er i dag blevet opdaget.
    Today, several species of animals have been discovered.
  3. multiple
    Man kan sidde flere i denne stol.
    More than one can sit in this chair.
  4. others
  5. other
  6. any more
  7. any others

Usage notes[edit]

"Flere", in the first sense, is only used about countable nouns. Use mere for uncountable nouns.


Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

flēre

  1. second-person singular present passive subjunctive of flō
  2. present active infinitive of fleō
  3. second-person singular present passive imperative of fleō
  4. second-person singular present passive indicative of fleō

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

flere

  1. comparative degree of mange (countable)

Pronoun[edit]

flere

  1. more
  2. several (determiner also)