mår

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Danish mord, marth, from Old Norse mǫrðr, from Proto-Germanic *marþuz.

Alternative forms[edit]

  • Maar (pre-1948 spelling)

Noun[edit]

mår c (singular definite måren, plural indefinite mårer)

  1. marten

Declension[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse mǫrðr, from Proto-Germanic *marþuz.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mår m (definite singular måren, indefinite plural mårar, definite plural mårane)

  1. a pine marten, Martes martes
  2. a marten, a shortlegged omnivorous animal of the genus, Martes
    • 1895, Olav Ejkland, "Vetteren":
      [] so lejtar me rundt i skogar og hejdar etter skrubb og gaupe og reve og mår.
      [] then we search forests and moors for wolf and lynx and fox and marten.

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Swedish[edit]

Verb[edit]

mår

  1. present tense of .