Bær

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Danish

Etymology 1

From Old Norse ber.

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /bɛr/, [b̥æɐ̯]

Noun

Bær n. (singular definite bærret, plural indefinite Bær)

  1. berry
Inflection

Etymology 2

See bære.

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /bɛːr/, [b̥æɐ̯ˀ]

Verb

Bær

  1. imperative of bære

Icelandic

Etymology

From Old Norse bœr.

Pronunciation

Noun

Bær m.

  1. farm
  2. town

Declension


Norwegian

Etymology

From Old Norse ber.

Noun

Bær n.

  1. berry

Inflection

References

Bær” in The Bokmål Dictionary / The Nynorsk DictionaryDokumentasjonsprosjektet.


Old English

Etymology

From Germanic *bazā-, from Indo-European *bhos-.

Germanic cognates: Old Frisian bar, Old Saxon bar (Dutch baar), Old High German bar (German bar), Old Norse berr (Norwegian berr, Swedish bar)

Indo-European cognates: Slavic *bosъ (Russian босой, Polish bosy), Baltic *basa- (Lithuanian bãsa, Latvian bass)

Pronunciation

Adjective

bær

  1. bare, naked, unconcealed
    Wit her baru standaþ unwered wædo: we stand here naked, unprotected by garments. (Cædmon's Metrical Paraphrase)

Derived terms

io:bær is:bær lt:bær hu:bær no:bær pl:bær pt:bær ru:bær fi:bær sv:bær vi:bær

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