FaroeseEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

eigur

  1. you own/have, he/she/it owns/has, 2nd and 3rd person singular present form of eiga (to own, have, give birth)

Usage notesEdit

  • nógvur fuglur eigur har - there breed many birds (note the singular form of fuglur. Thus verbally: "much bird owns there", i.e. "many birds have fledlings there" and not "this place owns many birds")
  • eigur ikki at gera hatta - you must not do that ("you have not to do that")

ConjugationEdit

Conjugation of eiga (irregular)
infinitive eiga
supine átt
participle eigandi ?
present past
first singular eigi
(ár, á)
átti
(á)
second singular eigur
(eigir)
(ár, á)
átti
(á)
third singular eigur
(eigir)
(ár, á)
átti
(á)
plural eiga áttu
imperative
singular eig!
plural eigið!

IcelandicEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Back-formation from eigra (to wander, to ramble).

NounEdit

eigur n (genitive singular eigurs, no plural)

  1. wandering, rambling
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Inflected form of eiga (ownership).

NounEdit

eigur

  1. indefinite nominative plural of eiga
  2. indefinite accusative plural of eiga