sår

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Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /sɔːˀr/, [sɒˀ]
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɒː

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse sár, from Proto-Germanic *sairą, cognate with English sore, Gothic 𐍃𐌰𐌹𐍂 (sair). Derived from the following adjective.

Noun[edit]

sår n (singular definite såret, plural indefinite sår)

  1. wound
Inflection[edit]
Derived terms[edit]
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse sárr, from Proto-Germanic *sairaz, cognate with English sore, German sehr (very), Dutch zeer.

Adjective[edit]

sår (neuter sårt, plural and definite singular attributive såre)

  1. sore, worried, distressed
    • 1888, Niels Møller, Efteraar, p. 100 / https://kalliope.org/da/text/moellern2017100633:
    • en kvinde dem følger i såreste nød / med tårer i øjet og hjærtet i lue.
      A woman who follows them in her most painful need with tears in her eyes and with her heart on fire.
    • 1894, Henrik Pontoppidan, Den gamle Adam / https://books.google.dk/books?id=TNPXDgAAQBAJ&pg=PT33:
      Jeg forstod, at jeg med mine Spørgsmaal havde nærmet mig hendes Sjæls saare Punkt.
      I understood that with my questions, I have approached the sore spot of her soul.
Inflection[edit]
Inflection of sår
Positive Comparative Superlative
Common singular sår sårere sårest2
Neuter singular sårt sårere sårest2
Plural såre sårere sårest2
Definite attributive1 såre sårere såreste
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.
Derived terms[edit]
  • såre (very, adverb)
References[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

sår

  1. present tense of

Etymology 4[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

sår

  1. imperative of såre

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse sárr

Adjective[edit]

sår (neuter singular sårt, definite singular and plural såre)

  1. sore
    en sår hals - a sore throat
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse sár

Noun[edit]

sår n (definite singular såret, indefinite plural sår, definite plural såra or sårene)

  1. a wound
    Tiden leger alle sår. - Time heals all wounds.
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

sår

  1. imperative of såre
  2. present of

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse sárr

Adjective[edit]

sår (neuter singular sårt, definite singular and plural såre)

  1. sore

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse sár

Noun[edit]

sår n (definite singular såret, indefinite plural sår, definite plural såra)

  1. a wound
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

sår

  1. present of

References[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse sár, from Proto-Germanic *sairaz.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sår n

  1. a minor wound, a (largish) puncture of the skin

Declension[edit]

Declension of sår 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative sår såret sår såren
Genitive sårs sårets sårs sårens

Related terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

sår

  1. present tense of .

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Anagrams[edit]