stuttur

FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse stuttr.

AdjectiveEdit

stuttur (comparative styttri, superlative stytstur)

  1. short

IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse stuttr.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

stuttur (comparative styttri, superlative stystur)

  1. short
    Hárið mitt er stutt.
    My hair is short.
    Hann kom við í morgun og spjallaði við mig stutta stund.
    He came by this morning and chatted with me for a short while.

InflectionEdit

Derived termsEdit

  • gera höfðinu styttri, höfðinu styttri (to cut of someone's head, to make them shorter by the height of their head)
  • snípstuttur
  • stuttur í spuna (curt, brusque)
  • stutt og laggott (succinct, to the point)
  • í stuttu máli (in brief, stated briefly)
  • fyrir stuttu (a short while ago)
  • vera stutt í (of something; to happen soon)
  • stuttermabolur
  • stytta
Last modified on 19 March 2014, at 15:29