smiður

FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse smiðr, from Proto-Germanic *smiþaz. Compare Norwegian and Swedish smed, German Schmied, Dutch smid, English smith.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

smiður m (genitive singular smiðs, plural smiðir)

  1. smith, blacksmith
  2. craftsman, manufacturer

DeclensionEdit

m15 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative smiður smiðurin smiðir smiðirnir
Accusative smið smiðin smiðir smiðirnar
Dative smiði smiðinum smiðum smiðunum
Genitive smiðs smiðsins smiða smiðanna

IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse smiðr, from Proto-Germanic *smiþaz. Compare Norwegian and Swedish smed, German Schmied, Dutch smid, English smith.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

smiður m (genitive singular smiðs, nominative plural smiðir)

  1. smith, carpenter

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Last modified on 24 September 2013, at 17:40