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.

Last modified on 18 April 2014, at 04:58