hvor

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse hvar (where).

Adverb[edit]

hvor

  1. where
  2. how (to what degree; modifier to indicate surprise, delight, or other strong feelings)

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse hvárr (each of two, which of two).

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

hvor

  1. (interrogative) which (of two)
  2. (relative) which, whichever (of two)
  3. (indefinite) each (of two)

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • "hvor" in Icelandic Online Dictionary and Readings.

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse hvar

Pronunciation[edit]

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Adverb[edit]

hvor

  1. where
  2. how

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Westrobothnian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse hverr (who, each), from Proto-Germanic *hwarjaz.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /wɑːr/, /wuːr/, /woːr/

Pronoun[edit]

hvor (masculine hvorn or hvon, neuter hvort, genitive hvors)

  1. every, each
    hvors eins
    each one's
    Hvorn ein dag
    Every day
    Hvor evige käft / hvorn ivende ein / hvorn evigen ain
    Every person
    Hvor ain kara unner sin gryt
    Each seeks his own gain (proverb.)