vår

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Danish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse vár.

Noun[edit]

vår c (singular definite våren, not used in plural form)

  1. spring (season)
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *wazą. Related to Icelandic ver, Faroese ver, Swedish var all meaning the same, and Norwegian ver, vær, meaning the same, but also “bag, jar, place to store things”.

Noun[edit]

vår n (singular definite våret, plural indefinite vår)

  1. a cover made of cloth, especially as part of bedclothes
Inflection[edit]

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse vár n.

Noun[edit]

vår m ‎(definite singular våren, indefinite plural vårer, definite plural vårene)

  1. spring (season)
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse várr.

Determiner[edit]

vår ‎(neuter singular vårt, plural våre)

  1. our (belonging to us)
  2. ours (pronoun in English)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse vár n.

Noun[edit]

vår m ‎(definite singular våren, indefinite plural vårar, definite plural vårane)

  1. spring (season)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse várr.

Determiner[edit]

vår ‎(neuter singular vårt, plural våre)

  1. our (belonging to us)
  2. ours (pronoun in English)

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Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse várr, from Proto-Germanic *unseraz.

Pronoun[edit]

vår ‎(possessive)

  1. our; belonging to us
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse vár.

Noun[edit]

vår c

  1. spring; the season between winter and summer
Declension[edit]
Inflection of vår 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative vår våren vårar vårarna
Genitive vårs vårens vårars vårarnas
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