svartur

FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse svartr, from Proto-Germanic *swartaz, from Proto-Indo-European *swordo- (dirty, dark, black).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈsvaɻ̥ʈʊɹ]
    Rhymes: -aɻ̥ʈʊɹ

AdjectiveEdit

svartur (comparative svartari, superlative svartastur)

  1. black

DeclensionEdit

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Singular (eintal) m (kallkyn) f (kvennkyn) n (hvørkikyn)
Nominative (hvørfall) svartur svørt svart
Accusative (hvønnfall) svartan svarta
Dative (hvørjumfall) svørtum svartari svørtum
Genitive (hvørsfall) (svarts) (svartar/
svartrar)
(svarts)
Plural (fleirtal) m (kallkyn) f (kvennkyn) n (hvørkikyn)
Nominative (hvørfall) svartir svartar svørt
Accusative (hvønnfall) svartar
Dative (hvørjumfall) svørtum
Genitive (hvørsfall) (svarta
svartra)

Derived termsEdit

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IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse svartr, from Proto-Germanic *swartaz, from Proto-Indo-European *swordo- (dirty, dark, black).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

svartur (comparative svartari, superlative svartastur)

  1. black

Derived termsEdit

Last modified on 18 April 2014, at 01:49