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FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse Birgir.

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Birgir m

  1. A male given name.

Usage notesEdit

Patronymics

  • son of Birgir: Birgisson
  • daughter of Birgir: Birgisdóttir

DeclensionEdit

Singular
Indefinite
Nominative Birgir
Accusative Birgir
Dative Birgi
Genitive Birgis

IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse Birgir.

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Birgir m

  1. A male given name.

Usage notesEdit

Patronymics

  • son of Birgir: Birgisson
  • daughter of Birgir: Birgisdóttir

DeclensionEdit


Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Literally “helper, saviour”, related to bjarga and birgja.

Proper nounEdit

Birgir m

  1. A male given name.

DescendantsEdit