havre

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search
See also: Havre and hâvre

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse hafri, from Proto-Germanic *habrô, cognate with Norwegian, Swedish havre, English haver (dialect), German Hafer (from Low German), Dutch haver. Derived from the noun *hafraz (he-goat).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /havrə/, [ˈhɑwʁɐ]

Noun[edit]

havre c (singular definite havren, not used in plural form)

  1. (botany) oats (Avena sativa)

Inflection[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]


French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Via Middle French from Middle Dutch havene, from Old Dutch *havana, from Proto-West Germanic *habanu or more probably from Old Danish *hafn (Danish havn), from Old Norse hǫfn (haven), from Proto-Germanic *habnō.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

havre m (plural havres)

  1. (archaic or dialectal) harbour (UK, Ireland, and the Commonwealth) / harbor (US)
  2. haven

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Spanish: abra
    • English: abra

Further reading[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse hafri

Noun[edit]

havre m (definite singular havren, uncountable)

  1. oats, Avena sativa

References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse hafri

Noun[edit]

havre m (definite singular havren, uncountable)

  1. oats, Avena sativa

References[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse hafri, from Proto-Germanic *habrô, from Proto-Indo-European *kapro-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

havre c

  1. oats

Declension[edit]

Declension of havre 
Uncountable
Indefinite Definite
Nominative havre havren
Genitive havres havrens

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

Anagrams[edit]