FaroeseEdit

skeljar

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse skel, from Proto-Germanic *skaljō.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʃeːl/
  • Rhymes: -eːl

NounEdit

skel f (genitive singular skeljar, plural skeljar)

  1. shell (The calcareous or chitinous external covering of mollusks, crustaceans, and some other invertebrates. )

DeclensionEdit

f8 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative skel skelin skeljar skeljarnar
Accusative skel skelina skeljar skeljarnar
Dative skel skelini skeljum skeljunum
Genitive skeljar skeljarinnar skelja skeljanna

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IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse skel, from Proto-Germanic *skaljō.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

skel f (genitive singular skeljar, nominative plural skeljar)

  1. shell, husk

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Last modified on 25 December 2013, at 02:48