torn

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English[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

torn

  1. past participle of tear (rip, rend, speed).

Usage notes[edit]

  • The past participle of the tear ‎(produce liquid from the eyes), is teared.

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin tornus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

torn m ‎(plural torns)

  1. lathe, potter's wheel
  2. turn, go (as in take turns or as a move in a game)

Cornish[edit]

Noun[edit]

torn

  1. Hard mutation of dorn.
  2. Mixed mutation of dorn.

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse þorn, from Proto-Germanic *þurnuz, from Proto-Indo-European *trnus, *tr̥nom < *(s)tern- ‎(sharp stalk or thorn), possibly derived from *ster- ‎(stiff).

Noun[edit]

torn c (singular definite tornen, plural indefinite torne)

  1. thorn

Declension[edit]

References[edit]


Faroese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse þorn, Proto-Germanic *þurnuz ‎(thorn, sloe), from Proto-Indo-European *trnus, *tr̥nom < *(s)tern- ‎(thorny bush, thorn), a variant of the base *(s)ter-, *(s)terə- ‎(rigid, stiff). Compare Norwegian Bokmål torn, Icelandic þyrnir, Danish torn, Swedish törne, Dutch doorn, German Dorn, English thorn.

Pronunciation 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

torn f (genitive singular tornar, plural tornir)

  1. (botany) thorn
Declension[edit]
Declension of torn
f2 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative torn tornin tornir tornirnar
accusative torn tornina tornir tornirnar
dative torn tornini tornum tornunum
genitive tornar tornarinnar torna tornanna

Pronunciation 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

torn n (genitive singular torns, plural torn)

  1. thorn, name of the letter þ
Declension[edit]
n3 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative torn tornið torn tornini
Accusative torn tornið torn tornini
Dative torni torninum tornum tornunum
Genitive torns tornsins torna tornanna

Etymology 2[edit]

From late Old Norse turn, from Middle Low German torn, from Latin turris.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

torn n (genitive singular torns, plural torn)

  1. tower
Declension[edit]
n3 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative torn tornið torn tornini
Accusative torn tornið torn tornini
Dative torni torninum tornum tornunum
Genitive torns tornsins torna tornanna

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse þorn, from Proto-Germanic *þurnuz, from Proto-Indo-European *trnus, *tr̥nom < *(s)tern- ‎(sharp stalk or thorn), possibly derived from *ster- ‎(stiff). Compare Danish torn, Swedish törne, Icelandic þyrnir, Dutch doorn, German Dorn, English thorn.

Noun[edit]

torn m ‎(definite singular tornen, indefinite plural torner, definite plural tornene)

  1. thorn

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse þorn, from Proto-Germanic *þurnuz, from Proto-Indo-European *trnus, *tr̥nom < *(s)tern- ‎(sharp stalk or thorn), possibly derived from *ster- ‎(stiff). Compare Danish torn, Swedish törne, Icelandic þyrnir, Dutch doorn, German Dorn, English thorn.

Noun[edit]

torn m ‎(definite singular tornen, indefinite plural tornar, definite plural tornane)

  1. thorn

Old English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *turnaz ‎(bitter).

Adjective[edit]

torn

  1. bitter; painful; severe

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *turnaz ‎(anger).

Noun[edit]

torn n ‎(nominative plural torn)

  1. anger, anguish, distress

Romanian[edit]

Verb[edit]

torn

  1. first-person singular present tense form of turna.
  2. first-person singular subjunctive form of turna.
  3. third-person plural present tense form of turna.

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Swedish þorn, from Old Norse þorn.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

torn n

  1. tower
  2. (chess) rook

Declension[edit]

Inflection of torn 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative torn tornet torn tornen
Genitive torns tornets torns tornens

Noun[edit]

torn m

  1. (botany) thorn

Declension[edit]

Inflection of torn 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative torn tornen tornar tornarna
Genitive torns tornens tornars tornarnas

See also[edit]

Chess pieces in Swedish · schackpjäser (schack + pjäser) (layout · text)
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