styre

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Danish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse stýri.

Noun[edit]

styre n (singular definite styret, plural indefinite styrer)

  1. government, regime
  2. rule
  3. management
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse stýra.

Verb[edit]

styre ‎(imperative styr, infinitive at styre, present tense styrer, past tense styrede, perfect tense har styret)

  1. (intransitive) to steer (to guide the course of)
  2. to head
  3. to govern, to rule
  4. to manage
  5. to control
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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse stýri

Noun[edit]

styre n ‎(definite singular styret, indefinite plural styrer, definite plural styra or styrene)

  1. administration, government, rule
  2. a board of directors, or board of any organisation.
  3. handlebar(s) of a bicycle or motorcycle.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse stýra

Verb[edit]

styre ‎(imperative styr, present tense styrer, simple past styrte, past participle styrt, present participle styrende)

  1. to govern, to rule
  2. to guide, to pilot, to steer
  3. to control
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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse stýri

Noun[edit]

styre n ‎(definite singular styret, indefinite plural styre, definite plural styra)

  1. administration, government, rule
  2. a board of directors, or board of any organisation.
  3. handlebar(s) of a bicycle or motorcycle.

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse stýri.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

styre n

  1. government, regime
  2. rule
  3. management
  4. a handlebar (on a bicycle)
  5. (physics, electronics) a gate

Declension[edit]

Inflection of styre 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative styre styret styren styrena
Genitive styres styrets styrens styrenas

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