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fær

fær

See also: fer, far, faer, fár, får, -fer, and fær-

Faroese

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [fɛar]

Verb

fær

  1. he/she/it gets; 3rd person singular present form of fáa (to get)

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Icelandic

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /faiːr/
  • Rhymes: -aiːr

Adjective

fær (comparative færari, superlative færastur)

  1. able
  2. talented, competent
    Hún er fær í forritun.
    She is good at programming.
  3. (of roads) passable ant. syn.
    Er vegurinn fær?
    Is the road passable.

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Norwegian Nynorsk

Verb

fær

  1. Present tense of , bracket form.

Old English

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /fæːr/

Noun

fǣr m

  1. sudden danger, calamity, ambush; a blitz
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Etymology 2

From the same Germanic source as faran. Cognate with Old High German fuora (German Fuhre).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /fær/

Noun

fær n

  1. journey; coming, going
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Old Norse

Etymology

From Proto-Germanic *fahaz.

Noun

fær n

  1. sheep

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