varg

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Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From var, a formation with -g suffix, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂wer- (to bind, hang (up)).

Noun[edit]

varg m

  1. row, range, file, chain

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This noun needs an inflection-table template.

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Icelandic[edit]

Noun[edit]

varg

  1. indefinite accusative singular of vargur

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse vargr, from Proto-Germanic *wargaz.

Noun[edit]

varg m (definite singular vargen, indefinite plural varger, definite plural vargene)

  1. a wolf

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse vargr, from Proto-Germanic *wargaz.

Noun[edit]

varg m (definite singular vargen, indefinite plural vargar, definite plural vargane)

  1. wolf
  2. a lawless person

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Old Norse[edit]

Noun[edit]

varg

  1. indefinite accusative singular of vargr

Swedish[edit]

En varg.

Etymology[edit]

From Old Swedish vargher, from Old Norse vargr, from Proto-Germanic *wargaz, from Proto-Indo-European *werǵʰ-. Originally had the meaning ”destroyer, criminal” but replaced the original word ulv as a noa-name (euphemistic taboo replacement), compare gråben, tasse, etc.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /varj/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -arj

Noun[edit]

varg c

  1. wolf (a canid)
  2. a tree with a large crown and thick branches which steals sunlight and space from other smaller trees
  3. (colloquial) reject; a rejected defective product in a production line
    1. (colloquial, by extension) the damage itself on the product

Declension[edit]

Declension of varg 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative varg vargen vargar vargarna
Genitive vargs vargens vargars vargarnas

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Zazaki[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Middle Persian gwlg (vorg, wolf), Old Persian 𐎺𐎼𐎣 (varka-).

Noun[edit]

varg (m)

  1. wolf