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]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin tornus.

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)

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]
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. a 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. a thorn

Old English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

PIE root
*der-

From Proto-Germanic *turnaz ‎(bitter).

Adjective[edit]

torn

  1. bitter; painful; severe

Etymology 2[edit]

PIE root
*der-

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]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

torn n

  1. tower
  2. (chess) rook

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

torn m

  1. (botany) thorn

Declension[edit]