FaroeseEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

eista n (genitive singular eista, plural eistu or eistur)

  1. (anatomy) a testicle

DeclensionEdit

Declension of eista
n1 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative eista eistað eistu, eistur eistuni
accusative eista eistað eistu, eistur eistuni
dative eista eistanum eistum eistunum
genitive eista eistans eistna eistnanna

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IcelandicEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse eista. Cognate with Faroese eista and Norwegian Nynorsk eiste

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

eista n (genitive singular eista, nominative plural eistu)

  1. (anatomy) a testicle

DeclensionEdit

See alsoEdit


Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *aistô.

NounEdit

eista n (genitive eista, plural eistu)

  1. a testicle

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Icelandic: eista
  • Faroese: eista
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: eiste f or n

ReferencesEdit

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