FaroeseEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

eigi

  1. first-person singular present of at eiga

IcelandicEdit

AdverbEdit

eigi

  1. (dated) not

SynonymsEdit

VerbEdit

eigi

  1. [he/she/it] owns, third-person singular subjunctive present tense of eiga ‘to own’
  2. [I] own, first-person singular subjunctive present tense of eiga ‘to own’
  3. [they] own, third-person plural subjunctive present tense of eiga ‘to own’

Norwegian NynorskEdit

AdjectiveEdit

eigi

  1. (non-standard since 2012) feminine singular of eigen

Old NorseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Germanic *aigô.

NounEdit

eigi m (genitive eiga)

  1. possession
  2. property
DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From earlier ne eigi.

AdverbEdit

eigi

  1. not
SynonymsEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Danish: ej
  • Faroese: ei
  • Icelandic: eigi, ei
  • Norn: ye
  • Norwegian: ei
  • Swedish: ej

ReferencesEdit

  • eigi in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press

Sranan TongoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Dutch eigen.

AdjectiveEdit

eigi

  1. own