skära

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See also: skara, Skara, skåra, and skæra

Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɧæːˌra/
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Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Swedish skæra, from Old Norse skera (to cut), from Proto-Germanic *skeraną (to shear), from Proto-Indo-European *(s)ker- (to cut).

Verb[edit]

skära

  1. to cut; to perform an incision
  2. to cut; to make reductions in a budget
  3. to cut; to divide something with a knife, etc.
  4. (reflexive) to cut oneself; to accidentally or intentionally hurt oneself with a sharp object
  5. (reflexive) to curdle, said of milk, a sauce, etc.
  6. (geometry) to cut; to intersect; to cross
  7. (archaic) to purify, to cleanse one's soul
Conjugation[edit]
Synonyms[edit]
  • (to perform an incision): snitta
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

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Noun[edit]

skära c

  1. sickle
Declension[edit]
Declension of skära 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative skära skäran skäror skärorna
Genitive skäras skärans skärors skärornas
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Adjective[edit]

skära

  1. absolute singular definite and plural form of skär.