rangur

FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse rangr, from Proto-Germanic *wrangaz, whence also English wrong.

AdjectiveEdit

rangur

  1. wrong
  2. wrong, bad
  3. false, incorrect

DeclensionEdit

rangur a13
Singular (eintal) m (kallkyn) f (kvennkyn) n (hvørkikyn)
Nominative (hvørfall) rangur rong rangt
Accusative (hvønnfall) rangan ranga
Dative (hvørjumfall) rongum rangari rongum
Genitive (hvørsfall) (rangs) (rangar) (rangs)
Plural (fleirtal) m (kallkyn) f (kvennkyn) n (hvørkikyn)
Nominative (hvørfall) rangir rangar rong
Accusative (hvønnfall) rangar
Dative (hvørjumfall) rongum
Genitive (hvørsfall) (ranga)
Weak adjectival inflection of rangur
Singular (eintal) m f n
Nominative (hvørfall) rangi ranga ranga
Accusative (hvønnfall) ranga rongu
Dative (hvørjumfall)
Genitive (hvørsfall)
Plural (fleirtal) m f n
Nominative (hvørfall) rongu
Accusative (hvønnfall)
Dative (hvørjumfall)
Genitive (hvørsfall)


AntonymsEdit

SynonymsEdit

  • (wrong): órættur
  • (bad): órættur
  • (incorrect): skeivur

IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse rangr, from Proto-Germanic *wrangaz, whence also English wrong.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

rangur (comparative rangari, superlative rangastur)

  1. wrong, incorrect, false
    Þetta er rangt svar.
    That answer is wrong.
  2. wrong, bad (morally reprehensible)

InflectionEdit

AntonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

  • hafa á röngu að standa
  • hafa rangt fyrir sér

SynonymsEdit

  • (wrong): óréttur
  • (bad): óréttur
  • (incorrect): ósannur
Last modified on 21 September 2013, at 01:32