See also: Bøur and bour

FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse bǿr, bœr.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bøur m (genitive singular bíggjar or bøar, plural bøir)

  1. field, homefield, cultivated land
  2. village, farmyard

Usage notesEdit

  • The genitive form bíggjar is just as if not more common than the regular form bøar

DeclensionEdit

m13 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative bøur bøurin bøir bøirnir
Accusative bøin bøir bøirnar
Dative bø(i) bø(i)num bøum bøunum
Genitive bøar bøarins bøa bøanna

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