skarv

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse skarfr.

Noun[edit]

skarv c

  1. shag, cormorant (a bird)
  2. great cormorant (Phalacrocorax carbo)

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Faroese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

skarv

  1. indefinite accusative singular of skarvur

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse skarfr

Noun[edit]

skarv m (definite singular skarven, indefinite plural skarver, definite plural skarvene)

  1. a cormorant (seabird)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse skarfr

Noun[edit]

skarv m (definite singular skarven, indefinite plural skarvar, definite plural skarvane)

  1. a bird of the family Phalacrocoracidae, the cormorants and shags

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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

skarv n (definite singular skarvet, indefinite plural skarv, definite plural skarva)

  1. cliff, bare rockface

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Swedish[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

  • skarf (obsolete since 1906)

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse skarfr.

Noun[edit]

skarv c

  1. a joint, an extension
  2. a cormorant (a bird)

Declension[edit]

Declension of skarv 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative skarv skarven skarvar skarvarna
Genitive skarvs skarvens skarvars skarvarnas

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