stær

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Danish[edit]

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Noun[edit]

stær c (singular definite stæren, plural indefinite stære)

  1. starling (a songbird, in particular Sturnus vulgaris)

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Noun[edit]

stær m (definite singular stæren, indefinite plural stærer, definite plural stærene)

  1. a starling (a songbird, in particular Sturnus vulgaris)

Old English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *staraz, from Proto-Indo-European *(s)tern- (starling)

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Noun[edit]

stær m (nominative plural staras)

  1. starling
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *star- (to be rigid), from Proto-Germanic *ster- (to be stiff, to be strong).

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Noun[edit]

stær m (nominative plural staras)

  1. a stare
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Etymology 3[edit]

Old English. Akin to Old English stēor "guidance, direction"

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Noun[edit]

stǣr n (nominative plural stǣr)

  1. history
  2. story; narrative
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