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tygum

FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Originally dative form of tær, from Old Norse þér, from Proto-Germanic *jūz, from Proto-Indo-European *túh₂.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

tygum (genitive tygara)

  1. (very formal) (rare) thou, you (2nd person singular, formal register pronoun).

SynonymsEdit

  • (informal)

Usage notesEdit

Tygum is only used in the singular. Its plural is the common tit. In addition, it takes plural verbs and singular adjectives.