leykur

FaroeseEdit

leykir

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse laukr, from Proto-Norse ᛚᚨᚢᚲᚨᛉ (laukaz), from Proto-Germanic *laukaz.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

leykur m (genitive singular leyks, plural leykir)

  1. onion, leek, garlic

DeclensionEdit

m15 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative leykur leykurin leykir leykirnir
Accusative leyk leykin leykir leykirnar
Dative leyki leykinum leykum leykunum
Genitive leyks leyksins leyka leykanna

Derived termsEdit

  • blómuleykur
  • grasleykur
  • grønleykur
  • hagaleykur
  • hvítleykur
  • leykplanta
  • perluleykur
  • seyðaleykur
  • vorlaukur

Related termsEdit

Last modified on 16 November 2013, at 20:45