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þeir

IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse þeir.

PronounEdit

þeir m

  1. (personal pronoun): nominative plural of the word hann meaning "he"; literally meaning "they"
  2. (demonstrative pronoun):, plural of

See alsoEdit


Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *þai (they, those), plural masculine of *sa (that). Cognate with Gothic 𐌸𐌰𐌹 (þai).

PronounEdit

þeir

  1. those (nominative plural masculine demonstrative pronoun)
  2. they (third-person nominative plural masculine personal pronoun)

DeclensionEdit



DescendantsEdit

  • Norwegian Bokmål: de
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: dei
  • Swedish: de