sýr

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Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *syrъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sýr m

  1. cheese (dairy product)

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • sýr in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • sýr in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Faroese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sýr

  1. indefinite nominative and accusative plural of súgv

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse sýr, from Proto-Germanic *sūz, from Proto-Indo-European *sū-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sýr f (genitive singular sýr, nominative plural sýr)

  1. sow (female pig)

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]


Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *sūz, whence also Old English , Old Saxon , Old High German (whence German Sau). Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *sū-. Cognate with Latin sūs (pig), Ancient Greek ὗς (hûs, wild boar), Sanskrit सूकर (sūkará). Compare also related forms with velar stops or fricatives, such as Norwegian sugge (sow), Swedish sugga (sow), Old English sugu, Old Saxon suga, Welsh hwch (pig).

Noun[edit]

sýr f (genitive sýr, plural sýr)

  1. sow (female pig)

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Danish: so c (Old Danish so)
  • Faroese: súgv f
  • Icelandic: sýr f
  • Norwegian (nynorsk): f
  • Swedish: so c, su c (dialectal)

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