steinur

FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse steinn, from Proto-Norse ᛊᛏᚨᛁᚾᚨᛉ (stainaz), from Proto-Germanic *stainaz, ultimately from the Proto-Indo-European root *stāi-.

NounEdit

steinur m (genitive singular steins, plural steinar)

  1. stone
  2. (anatomy) testicle

DeclensionEdit

m6 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative steinur steinurin steinar steinarnir
Accusative stein steinin steinar steinarnar
Dative steini steininum steinum steinunum
Genitive steins steinsins steina steinanna

Derived termsEdit

Last modified on 19 October 2013, at 03:52