upp

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse upp, from Proto-Germanic *upp.

Adverb[edit]

upp

  1. up

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse upp, from Proto-Germanic *upp.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

upp

  1. up

Derived terms[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Adverb[edit]

upp

  1. form removed with the spelling reform of 1938; superseded by opp

Old English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *upp, akin to Old High German ūf, Old Norse upp

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

upp

  1. up

Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *upp (up). Cognate with Old English upp, Old Frisian up, Old Saxon up, Old High German ūf, Gothic 𐌹𐌿𐍀 (iup).

Preposition[edit]

upp

  1. up

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • upp in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press

Swedish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • opp (common in some Swedish dialects)

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse upp, from Proto-Germanic *upp.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

upp (not comparable)

  1. up (away from earth’s centre)

Related terms[edit]