Last modified on 10 January 2014, at 19:03

fjør

FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse (í) fjorð.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

fjør n

  1. only used in the adverbial phrase í fjøryesteryear, last year

Derived termsEdit


NorwegianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse fjǫðr. The meaning "spring" stems from German.

NounEdit

fjør

  1. feather
  2. spring (device made of flexible material)

InflectionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • “fjoer” in The Bokmål Dictionary / The Nynorsk Dictionary.