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Iver

Iver

See also: iver and íver

Danish

Proper noun

Iver

  1. A male given name, a less common form of Ivar.

Norwegian

Proper noun

Iver

  1. A male given name, a less common form of Ivar.

iver

iver

See also: Iver and íver

English

Adverb

iver (not comparable)

  1. (dialectal) Alternative spelling of ever

Danish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /iːvər/, [ˈiːˀvɐ], [ˈiːˀwɐ], [ˈiwˀɐ]

Noun

iver c (singular definite iveren, not used in plural form)

  1. eagerness, zeal
  2. ardour

Synonyms

  • ivrighed

References


Middle Low German

Pronunciation

  • (originally) IPA(key): /iːvər/

Noun

îver

  1. zeal, eagerness, striving to reach something
  2. rage, frenzy, ire



Norwegian Bokmål

Etymology

From Middle Low German îver, via Danish iver.

Noun

iver m (definite singular iveren)

  1. ardency; eagerness; keenness
  2. ardour (UK), ardor (US)
  3. zeal

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Norwegian Nynorsk

Etymology

From Middle Low German îver, via Danish iver.

Noun

iver m (definite singular iveren)

  1. ardency; eagerness; keenness
  2. ardour (UK), ardor (US)
  3. zeal

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Old French

Noun

iver m (oblique plural ivers, nominative singular ivers, nominative plural iver)

  1. Alternative form of yver (winter)

Swedish

Pronunciation

Noun

iver c

  1. zeal (fervor or devotion)

Declension

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