súr

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse súrr, from Proto-Germanic *sūraz, from Proto-Indo-European *sūr-. Compare English sour, German sauer, Dutch zuur Danish sur, Faroese súrur, Norwegian sur and Swedish sur.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

súr (comparative súrari, superlative súrastur)

  1. sour, tart, acid, acidic
  2. (of mood) surly, bitter, morose, sour
    Ekki vera svona súr.
    Don't be so morose.

Derived terms[edit]

Inflection[edit]