kær

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See also: ker, kaer, kér, kêr, kär, Kär, and keř

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse kærr, from Old French chier, cher, from Latin cārus, from Proto-Indo-European *kār- (dear).

Adjective[edit]

kær

  1. dear

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of kær
Positive Comparative Superlative
Common singular kær kærere kærest2
Neuter singular kært kærere kærest2
Plural kære kærere kærest2
Definite attributive1 kære kærere kæreste
1) When an adjective is applied predicatively to something definite, the corresponding "indefinite" form is used.
2) The "indefinite" superlatives may not be used attributively.

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse kærr, from Old French chier, cher, from Latin cārus, from Proto-Indo-European *kār- (dear).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

kær (comparative kærari, superlative kærastur)

  1. dear

Derived terms[edit]

Inflection[edit]