fru

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See also: Fru and frú

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From frue (mistress, lady, wife), from late Old Norse frú, from Old Saxon frūa.

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Noun[edit]

fru (abbreviated fr.)

  1. Mrs, mistress

Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

fru

  1. rafsi of frumu.

Norwegian[edit]

Noun[edit]

fru (abbreviated fr.)

  1. Mrs (Used when addressing a married woman followed by her last name - or (usually on letters, etc.) even with her full name)
    God morgen, fru Hansen. (Bokmål)
    God morgon, fru Hansen. (Nynorsk)
    Good morning, Mrs Hansen.

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse frú, frúa and frúva.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

fru c

  1. lady
  2. wife; married woman

Declension[edit]

Declension of fru 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative fru frun fruar fruarna
Genitive frus fruns fruars fruarnas

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