hyra

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Low German huren

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Verb[edit]

hyra (present tense hyrar or hyrer, past tense hyra or hyrte, past participle hyra or hyrt, present participle hyrande, imperative hyr)

  1. to hire, employ (especially on a ship)

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

hyra f

  1. singular definite of hyre

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hyra c

  1. a rent; what is paid in order to rent something
    • 1972, Blå Tåget, Den ena handen vet vad den andra gör (song lyrics)
      Kapitalet höjer hyrorna och staten bostadsbidragen
      Capitalists increase the rents and the state the housing grants
  2. employment (as a sailor)

Declension[edit]

Declension of hyra 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative hyra hyran hyror hyrorna
Genitive hyras hyrans hyrors hyrornas

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Verb[edit]

hyra

  1. rent (to occupy premises in exchange for rent)

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