syre

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See also: Syre, sýre, and -syre

Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

syre c (singular definite syren, plural indefinite syrer)

  1. (chemistry) acid (generally understood to be a Brønsted-Lowry acid)
    Saltsyre er en stærk syre.
    Hydrochloric acid is a strong acid.
  2. (of food) The state of being sour.
    Denne suppe mangler lidt syre.
    This soup needs a little sourness.

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Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

syre

  1. vocative masculine singular of syrus

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Lower Sorbian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsɨrɛ/, [ˈsɨrə]

Adjective[edit]

syre

  1. inflection of syry:
    1. neuter nominative/accusative singular
    2. nominative/accusative plural

Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

syre

  1. Alternative form of sire

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse sýra.

Noun[edit]

syre f or m (definite singular syra or syren, indefinite plural syrer, definite plural syrene)

  1. (an) acid

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse sýra.

Noun[edit]

syre f (definite singular syra, indefinite plural syrer, definite plural syrene)

  1. (chemistry) an acid
  2. sour whey
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Verb[edit]

syre (present tense syrar/syrer, past tense syra/syrte, past participle syra/syrt, passive infinitive syrast, present participle syrande, imperative syr)

  1. (transitive) to make more sour or acidic
  2. (intransitive) to rot and smell
  3. (transitive) to corrode with acid

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse súra. Akin to Icelandic súra.

Noun[edit]

syre f (definite singular syra, indefinite plural syrer, definite plural syrene)

  1. sorrel, rumex
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Slovak[edit]

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Noun[edit]

syre

  1. locative singular of syr

Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsyːˌrɛ/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

syre n (uncountable)

  1. oxygen

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Declension of syre 
Uncountable
Indefinite Definite
Nominative syre syret
Genitive syres syrets