Last modified on 22 August 2014, at 11:02

FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse gefa, from Proto-Germanic *gebaną, from Proto-Indo-European *gʰab(ʰ)-.

VerbEdit

at geva (third person singular past indicative gav, third person plural past indicative góvu, supine givið)

  1. to give

ConjugationEdit


Old SaxonEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Germanic. Cognate with Old English gifu, Old Frisian jeve, Old High German geba, Gothic 𐌲𐌹𐌱𐌰.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

geva f

  1. gift
  2. favour
  3. the runic letter (/g/)

DeclensionEdit