fyra

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Elfdalian[edit]

Elfdalian cardinal numbers
 <  3 4 5  > 
    Cardinal : fyra

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse fjórir, from Proto-Germanic *fedwōr. Cognate with Swedish fyra.

Numeral[edit]

fyra

  1. four

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

fyra n

  1. definite plural of fyr (etymology 3)

Swedish[edit]

Swedish cardinal numbers
 <  3 4 5  > 
    Cardinal : fyra
    Ordinal : fjärde

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Swedish fiurir, fiūri, fȳrir, fȳri, from Old Norse fjórir, from Proto-Germanic *fedwōr, from *kʷetwṓr, the neuter form of Proto-Indo-European *kʷetwóres.

Numeral[edit]

fyra

  1. (cardinal) four
Related terms[edit]
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Noun[edit]

fyra c

  1. four; the digit "4"
  2. fourth-grader; pupil in the fourth year of school
  3. a class of fourth-graders
  4. (uncountable, mainly used in the definite) the fourth year in school
    De barnen går i fyran.
    Those children are in fourth grade.
  5. (uncountable, mainly used in the definite) fourth gear
  6. a person who finish a competition as number four
  7. an apartment with one kitchen and four rooms
Declension[edit]
Inflection of fyra 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative fyra fyran fyror fyrorna
Genitive fyras fyrans fyrors fyrornas
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Etymology 2[edit]

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Verb[edit]

fyra

  1. to fire (a weapon, a rocket); see avfyra and fyra av