styr

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Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /styːˀr/, [ˈsd̥yˀɐ̯], [ˈsd̥yɐ̯ˀ]

Etymology 1[edit]

Partly derived directly from the verb styre and partly a loan from Middle Low German stǖr, from Proto-Germanic *stiuriją. Doublet of styre.

Noun[edit]

styr n (singular definite styret, plural indefinite styr)

  1. handlebar(s)
  2. (archaic) rudder
  3. control
Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

styr

  1. imperative of styre

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Verb[edit]

styr

  1. imperative of styre

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Verb[edit]

styr

  1. imperative of styra

Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

styr

  1. present tense of styra.
  2. imperative of styra.

Westrobothnian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse stýra, from Proto-Germanic *stiurijaną.

Verb[edit]

styr (preterite stul, supine stult)

  1. to steer
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse stýri (rudder, helm), from Proto-Germanic *stiuriją.

Noun[edit]

styr n

  1. (nautical) rudder