vör

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German Low German[edit]

Preposition[edit]

vör

  1. Alternative spelling of för: in front of.

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse vǫrr (lip), from Proto-Germanic *weruz (lip).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

vör f (genitive singular varar, nominative plural varir)

  1. lip
    Þú hefur mjúkar varir.
    You have soft lips.

Declension[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

As lip in English, the word vör is seldom used in singular. When used in singular, is it to refer only to one of the two, i.e. either the upper or the lower lip.

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