tær

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ér, þér, an Old Norse derivative of a variant of Proto-Germanic *jūz, from Proto-Indo-European *yū́. The initial þ comes from the ð in the second person plural verb ending (e.g. hafið ér → reinterpreted as hafið þér).

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

tær

  1. sg you, dative singular of (you)
  2. f pl they plural feminine of hon(she)
  3. f pl (demonstrative) that, nominative and accusative form of tann
  4. (archaic, poetic) you (plural)

Declension[edit]

Demonstrative pronoun - ávísingarfornavn
Singular (eintal) m f n
Nominative (hvørfall) tann ()† tann ()† tað
Accusative (hvønnfall) tann ta ()
Dative (hvørjumfall) (tann) / teirri
Genitive (hvørsfall) tess teirrar tess
Plural (fleirtal) m f n
Nominative (hvørfall) teir tær tey
Accusative (hvønnfall) teir ()†
Dative (hvørjumfall) teimum
Genitive (hvørsfall) teirra

Noun[edit]

tær f pl

  1. indefinite nominative and accusative plural of

Icelandic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

tær (comparative tærari, superlative tærastur)

  1. Clear
    Hafið er mjög tært.
    The ocean is very clear.

Inflection[edit]

Noun[edit]

tær f pl

  1. indefinite nominative plural of
  2. indefinite accusative plural of

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Noun[edit]

tær m, f

  1. indefinite plural of

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

tær f

  1. indefinite plural of