skær

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Icelandic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse skær.

Noun[edit]

skær m (genitive singular skæs)

  1. (poetic) horse
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse skærr. Related to skír and skína.

Adjective[edit]

skær (comparative skærari, superlative skærari)

  1. bright, radiant
  2. (of a sound or voice) bright, clear
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Etymology 3[edit]

Derived from skera (to cut).

Adjective[edit]

skær

  1. able to be cut, cuttable
  2. (of grass, etc.) ripe for cutting
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