svar

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See also: svár, svär, svår, svær, and svär-

Danish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse svar (answer, reply).

Noun[edit]

svar n (singular definite svaret, plural indefinite svar)

  1. answer (response)
  2. reply
  3. response
  4. retort, repartee
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse svárr.

Adjective[edit]

svar

  1. (dated) sore, dire
Inflection[edit]
Inflection of svar
Positive Comparative Superlative
Common singular svar 2
Neuter singular svart 2
Plural svare 2
Definite attributive1 svare
1) When an adjective is applied predicatively to something definite, the corresponding "indefinite" form is used.
2) The "indefinite" superlatives may not be used attributively.

Etymology 3[edit]

Non-lemma forms.

Verb[edit]

svar

  1. imperative of svare

Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse svar (answer, reply).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

svar n (genitive singular svars, plural svør or svar)

  1. reply, answer

Declension[edit]

Declension of svar
n5 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative svar svarið svør svørini
accusative svar svarið svør svørini
dative svari svarinum svørum svørunum
genitive svars svarsins svara svaranna
Declension of svar
n3 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative svar svarið svar svarini
accusative svar svarið svar svarini
dative svari svarinum svarum svarunum
genitive svars svarsins svara svaranna

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse svar (answer, reply).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

svar n (genitive singular svars, nominative plural svör)

  1. answer, reply

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

  • (answer): ans n

Related terms[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse svar (answer, reply).

Noun[edit]

svar n (definite singular svaret, indefinite plural svar, definite plural svara or svarene)

  1. an answer, a reply

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

svar

  1. imperative of svare

References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse svar.

Noun[edit]

svar n (definite singular svaret, indefinite plural svar, definite plural svara)

  1. an answer, a reply

Verb[edit]

svar

  1. imperative of svara

References[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse svar (answer, reply).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

svar n

  1. answer, response, reply

Declension[edit]

Declension of svar 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative svar svaret svar svaren
Genitive svars svarets svars svarens

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]